my first attempts at coloring a black and white photo

My first attempt at meshing old photos into a modern picture of the location. In the original photo, American soldiers fight their way through Oberdoria, Germany in 1945.

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Reddit user Mugros took the time to drive over and snap some photos of the area, including one from about the same angle!

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I did two versions, the first using the black and white image:

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and then the second, above, using this colorized version done by mygrapefruit.

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