Old Ireland in Colour

OIIC colourises black and white photos of Ireland and Irish people from the late 19th to early 20th centuries.
Book forthcoming from Merrion Press in September 2020. Project at Insight SFI Research Centre, NUI Galway.

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 provisional publication date is 21st September 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.