Colorizations, Restorations, and Custom Works


The Current Home to Ryan Urban’s Photos

Hi, I’m Ryan Urban. I specialize in photo colorizations and restorations. I take personal requests for works as well as offer prints of my own images ( Feel free to contact me at: for price estimates and other information.

Click here for a sample gallery of my colorization work.

Click Here for a sample gallery of my restorations.

Click Here To order prints. Customized fine art prints available upon request via email:

Quick Bio: My name is Ryan Urban. I’m 29 years old and I live in Colorado. I have a background in graphic design and found a particular niche in photo colorization and restorations. This hobby has turned itself into a side job that has allowed me to meet some awesome people and do some neat things. So to say I’m happy doing this kind of work is an understatement. I take pride in everything I do and I love helping people out, so feel free to contact me for requests, estimates, or simply just to say something nice.

-Ryan Urban




Bragging Rights (aka: websites I was featured/appeared on):

The Phoblographer – Feature

Fstoppers – Fascinating Colorizations Bring New Life to Historical Photographs

Huffington Post: Bringing Detroit to Life

Cleveland Scene: Pic of the Day

Rivet Head: Photo of the Day

Journal de Montreal (French)

NPR (North Country Public Radio): Colorizing The March On Washington

IMDb Page (a bit empty, but still fun)

ak’s world: The Art of Coloring History

Regular Contributor to Reddit’s Colorized History

This webpage is a work in progress at the moment, so feel free to check back once in a while to see what’s been updated.