Tag: wartime

  • Kisses Amidst Wartime: Photos by Alfred Eisenstaedt

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-02-15
    Kisses Amidst Wartime: Photos by Alfred Eisenstaedt

    Put kissing couples, Alfred Eisenstaedt, and a Leica camera together and the image that will most likely come to mind is his iconic 1945 photo of a sailor kissing a nurse in New York's Times Square. However, it's not the only classic lip-locking scene he managed to capture in film. Take a look at some more of these after the jump!

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  • World War II Dogfight Photos

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-07-28
    World War II Dogfight Photos

    In the 1930s, many believed that innovations in aircraft and weapons in terms of speed and range would drive dogfights to extinction. However, the fierce aerial combat between fighter planes became one of the most prominent warfare strategies later during the World War II.

  • A Unique Glimpse at World War II Through Rephotography

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-05-26
    A Unique Glimpse at World War II Through Rephotography

    A photographic whiz from Russia offers a unique way to time travel--by providing a glimpse of the ghostly wartime yesteryears merged with the present. But Sergey Larenkov warns that some images of the war-torn past may not be pleasant.

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