Google Archiving Legendary Life Photo Collection

by on December 11, 2008
in Google




Google with its popular venture Image Search has taken another remarkable step following there mission for organizing whole of world’s information and making it universally accessible and useful.

Google Image Search, will now be archieving the legendary collection of 10 million photos, which were dusting uselessly in form of negatives, slides, glass plates, etchings, and prints.

It has already archived 20% of the collection ranging from 1750s till today, rest of the data will be made available in following months. Each image can be accessed up to full screen high quality versions and can easily be saved. Isn’t that cool?

To search the collection, simply visit Google Life Photo Archive Page with a dedicated custom Search Option only for Life Image and in your usual searches from your browser, or any other place simply add “source:life” after your certain keyword.

For example: Computer Images from Life Database computer source:life

Enjoy the worthy LIFE photo archive.

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