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“British colorist Jordan Lloyd, 27, met fellow colorist Mads Madsen, 19, from Denmark when he started posting on Madsen’s subreddit ‘Colorized History,'” said the MailOnline. “Madsen has been interested in the Civil War since he was 12, and was especially fascinated by all the images that emerged from the conflict.”

Adventures of Mark Twain: Twain served for two weeks in the Confederate Army and attained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant before deserting.

colour by Mads Dahl Madsen Dynamicchrome

colour by Mads Dahl Madsen Dynamicchrome

Original: Brigadier General David McMurtrie Gregg sitting with his senior staff, taken in June 1862, possibly near Fredericksburg, Virginia, by Mathew Brady

photograph by Mathew Brady Library of Congress

photograph by Mathew Brady Library of Congress

In technicolor: The men’s outfits are rendered in shades of blue in this amazing color version of the original picture

Colour by Jordan J. Lloyd dynamichrome.com

Colour by Jordan J. Lloyd dynamichrome.com

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NOTE: More breathtaking colorization to follow.  Hat tip to James S. Robbins for Amazing Civil War photographs.  

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