Old Stereograms as Animated GIFs

joshua-heineman-boer-war joshua-heineman-path-through-deep-snow

Joshua Heineman of Cursive Buildings has been animating old stereograms obtained from the New York Public Library, in form of Animated GIFs. His selection of images, on which to apply this very simple effect, is on key. The final result is brilliant, as we are able to see these almost forgotten images under a new and refreshing light. Here then, are 8 of my favorites…
joshua-heineman-gold-miners-with-snow joshua-heineman-photographer-18-stories-abov

joshua-heineman-street-vendor joshua-heineman-bearded-man

joshua-heineman-central-park-hippo joshua-heineman-virginia

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  1. [...] • Old Stereograms as Animated GIFs. [...]

  2. weGIF says:

    this pictures are really old but GIF brought them back to life… this is the simple magic of animated GIF… http://www.wegif.com/
    Gif Photo Animation

  3. [...] in space when you look at it from different views.  The picture of the hippo above, taken from here, is really just 2 different images flashing back and forth.  The 3D effect of it is very powerful. [...]