Early 1900s Postcards Show Off Primitive ‘Photoshopping’ Skills
Wisconsin Historical Images 'Melon Party (Without Melons).' Four girls hold an object that resembles a giant slice of watermelon for a photographic mock-up for a photomontage postcard entitled 'Melon Party.' Waupun, Wisconsin. Alfred Stanley Johnson Jr. 1911.
Alfred Stanley Johnson, active in Waupun, Wisconsin from 1909-1935, is known for his highly-realistic, action-packed, black and white scenes which contrasted wild images with understated captions for a humorous effect.
Classic Paintings, Explained With Tweets, Status Updates, and Emojis
Kiev, Ukraine-based artist Nastya Nudnik reinterpret classic artworks using symbols of the internet culture like emojis, social media updates, notifications, and Google services in a series called Emoji-Nation.