OIIC colourises black and white photos of Ireland and Irish people from the late 19th to early 20th centuries.
Book 2 forthcoming from Merrion Press in September 2021. Book 1 published by Merrion Press in 2020.
As seen on The Late Late Show and CNN. Ireland's Christmas #1 2020. Best Irish-Published Book of the Year 2020.

July 9, 2021

Pre-Order OIIC2

We are delighted to announce "Old Ireland in Colour 2": the follow-up to Ireland's Christmas #1 2020 and bestselling book by revenue in 2020 (Nielsen BookScan), and winner of Best Irish-Published Book of the Year at the An Post Irish Book Awards! Old Ireland in Colour 2 can be pre-ordered from Eason, Mayo Books, Dubray, Bookstation, and directly from the website of our publisher Merrion Press. Our promo video is by Bo Media (Derek Nagle) and the Old Ireland in Colour theme music is by Dashka (Darren Sheehan).

October 9, 2020

Out Now!

The Old Ireland in Colour book is out now, available from easons.com (with free delivery to Ireland and the UK, plus shipping to most countries around the world: Europe and USA for €10; Australia and Canada for €15; rest of the world for €25), from all good bookshops and booksellers around Ireland (see this list for some who are selling online or via click-and-collect), and for those abroad, it can be ordered directly from the website of our publisher Merrion Press for delivery to most countries.

August 12, 2020

Pre-Order the Book

The Old Ireland in Colour book is now available to pre-order from all good bookshops and booksellers, or directly from the publisher, Merrion Press. The publication date is 5th October 2020.

May 17, 2020

Excited to announce
our book!

We are excited to announce that we (John Breslin and Sarah-Anne Buckley) have this week signed a deal with Merrion Press to publish an "Old Ireland in Colour" book! All going well, off to press this year... We are delighted to work with this amazing publishing team and go into book form.

April 27, 2020

Old Ireland in Colour
on RTÉ News

Thank you to Pat McGrath for featuring Old Ireland in Colour in today's report for RTÉ Six One News. Thank you also to the amazing DeOldify team of Jason Antic and Dana Kelley, and to the fantastic sources of images including the National Library of Ireland, the National Folklore Collection, Galway City Museum, NUI Galway Archives, and others.