Kevin Weir’s Fantastically Bizarre Historical GIFs

Published August 7, 2013
Updated February 27, 2018
Published August 7, 2013
Updated February 27, 2018

Bringing life to the old, black and white photograph, Kevin Weir'd historical GIFs are a must-see.

Kevin Weir's Fantastically Bizarre Historical GIFs

As cinemagraph GIFs take over the internet, graphic designer extraordinaire Kevin Weir spends his time crafting historyGIFs. Restoring photos from the Library of Congress with an offbeat twist, Weir’s results are equal parts eccentric and incredible. Weir’s work enables little pockets of history come to life, allowing dynamic–and sometimes eerie–personalities to come to surface. Here are a few samples of both his bizarre portraits and mind bending scenes:

Historical GIFS Colonel

History GIFS

Historic GIFS Dolorita

Historic GIFS Fishing

Historic GIFS General Michael

Historic GIFS Hospital

Historic GIFS Juliana

Historic GIFS Mother Jones

History GIFS Ship


Von Hindenburg GIF

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