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"The Kiss" by Alfred Eisenstaedt into colour!

To promote her newly launched photo restoration business, Swedish artist Sanna Dullaway colorized a few of history’s more iconic photos.

Flapper look-out at Santa Monica, CA beach (c. 1920). Original Pacific Ocean Park can be seen in background.

thepieshops: Spy Glass on the Santa Monica Pier Woman with spy glass looking out from Santa Monica pier with crowded beach in background, Calif.

In honor of Alfred Eisenstaedt's birthday, we take a look back at some of his most iconic photographs.

A Legacy Through Photographs: Alfred Eisenstaedt

The true story behind the iconic V-J Day sailor and ‘nurse’ smooch - There’s another person in the frame, one nobody even knew to look for, who makes the image that much more poignant: Rita Petry, the future wife of that sailor, George Mendonsa. (headframe standing behind him)

She was a dental assistant! "Sailor kissing 'nurse' in iconic V-J Day kiss photo revealed to be George Mendonsa, who was dating another woman when he kissed Queens dental assistant Greta Zimmer in Times Square"

Alfred Eisenstaedt - probably my all-time favorite photographer

Alfred Eisenstaedt was a German born American Photojournalist.

Photograph of boy with vegetables in Boston - circa. 1900-1914

Elizabeth Peabody House Boston, Massachusetts, United States Children gardening in the community vegetable garden at the corner of Charles and Poplar Street, near the Elizabeth Peabody House in Boston’s West End neighborhood.

Mod teens. Ready to party. Sixties.

Fashionable teens went mod for visit with God Teenagers of the had their own idea of proper church fashion, choosing short skirts and outfits in colorful, mod patterns.

Mug shot of Hampton Hirscham, Cornellius Joseph Keevil, William Thomas O'Brien and James O'Brien, 20 July 1921, Central Police Station, Sydney.

Mug shot of Hampton Hirscham, Cornellius Joseph Keevil, William Thomas O'Brien and James O'Brien, 20 July Central Police Station, Sydney.

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Freedom Riders gather with authorities alongside their burning bus after a mob attack outside Anniston, Alabama. Photo courtesy of Firelight Media