31 / 12 / 2020Marina Amaral

Forbes Under 30

I could never have imagined that 2020 would end like this. But I will be brief because all I could say here comes down to a lot of gratitude for all the people who are part of my insane, beautiful and...

11 / 01 / 2021Marina Amaral

Otto von Bismarck, 1871

Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg, known as Otto von Bismarck, was a conservative German statesman who masterminded the unification of Germany in 1871 and served as its first ...

14 / 12 / 2020Marina Amaral

When Past and Present Collide

Colorizing photos is a lonely process. Before I even begin the colorization itself, I spend hours – or even days – reading, researching, studying, and finding stories. It is time-consuming...

28 / 11 / 2020Marina Amaral

Christmas is coming!

Some of my most popular pictures are available in different formats: prints, posters, stickers, and more. Make a history lover happy this Christmas! My Online Store

26 / 10 / 2020Marina Amaral

Casino and boardwalk, Asbury Park, 1900s.

The Casino that stands today was constructed in 1929 to replace the original wooden frame Casino that was destroyed by fire in January of 1928. Like its contemporary, the Convention Hall, the Casino w...

15 / 10 / 2020Marina Amaral

72 Highlanders, Crimean War, 1850s.

“From the beginning of the war Queen Victoria had expressed her concern for the troops fighting on her behalf. In 1854, the Queen sent books and supplies out to the Crimea to help raise morale. ...