r/OldPhotosInRealLife

35,105 subscribers
created in 2016


Comparing the past and present through photography.

https://reddit.com/r/OldPhotosInRealLife
r/TheWayWeWere
197k subscribers

What was normal everyday life like for people living 50, 100, or more years ago? Featuring old photos, scanned documents, articles, and personal anecdotes that offer a glimpse into the past.

https://reddit.com/r/TheWayWeWere
OldPhotosInRealLife 2.77%
0.14% TheWayWeWere
r/AbandonedPorn
602k subscribers

High quality images of abandoned things and places.

https://reddit.com/r/AbandonedPorn
OldPhotosInRealLife 5.19%
0.08% AbandonedPorn
r/CatastrophicFailure
329k subscribers

Videos, gifs, or aftermath photos of machinery, structures, or devices that have failed catastrophically during operation.

https://reddit.com/r/CatastrophicFailure
OldPhotosInRealLife 2.73%
0.07% CatastrophicFailure
r/HistoryPorn
911k subscribers

Exploring the past through historical photographs. Part of the SFW Porn Network.

https://reddit.com/r/HistoryPorn
OldPhotosInRealLife 4.88%
0.05% HistoryPorn
r/powerwashingporn
313k subscribers

For all things that have been power washed.

https://reddit.com/r/powerwashingporn
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.88%
0.07% powerwashingporn
r/Wellworn
76k subscribers

A subreddit dedicated to the tools that take a beating.

https://reddit.com/r/Wellworn
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.07%
0.14% Wellworn
r/confusing_perspective
211k subscribers
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.47%
0.08% confusing_perspective
r/ColorizedHistory
362k subscribers

/r/ColorizedHistory is dedicated to high quality colorizations of historical black and white images, and discussions of a historical nature. We're currently not seeking new contributors, but if you have any specific subjects or commissions, please message the mods.

https://reddit.com/r/ColorizedHistory
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.74%
0.06% ColorizedHistory
r/UrbanHell
107k subscribers

Key words: Urban hell, urban photography, abandoned, city, cities, decay

Description: A photo subreddit for all the hideous places humans have built OR inhabit: ghettos, dilapidated cities and suburbs, overpopulated megalopolises, abandoned or miserably poor villages, dirty and unkept neighborhoods, collapsing industrial sites, tasteless monuments, non-elegant decay, absurd architectural failures.

https://reddit.com/r/UrbanHell
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.03%
0.1% UrbanHell
r/evilbuildings
382k subscribers

If the building could be the home to a super villain or evil corporation, it belongs here

or really just any creepy looking building

or maybe just anything evil

or ok just buildings

no no lets just stick with villainous/evil/creepy looking buildings

https://reddit.com/r/evilbuildings
OldPhotosInRealLife 2.91%
0.05% evilbuildings
r/OSHA
454k subscribers

Animated images of OSHA fails, found in training, safety, and instructional videos.

https://reddit.com/r/OSHA
OldPhotosInRealLife 3%
0.05% OSHA
r/AccidentalWesAnderson
227k subscribers
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.12%
0.09% AccidentalWesAnderson
r/blackmagicfuckery
557k subscribers

Anything that clearly has no other explanation but no good voodoo black magic fuckery.

https://reddit.com/r/blackmagicfuckery
OldPhotosInRealLife 3.22%
0.05% blackmagicfuckery
r/RetroFuturism
219k subscribers

This subreddit focuses on the futurist visions of eras past. However posts may also contain contemporary art with a retrofuturist theme.

Topics are usually in the realm of science fiction, but may include nonfiction aspects of futurism.

https://reddit.com/r/RetroFuturism
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.34%
0.07% RetroFuturism
r/lastimages
127k subscribers

Postings here are the last known photographs or videos of a person. Also, the last picture taken by a person just before their death is acceptable. Pictures of people only please! You may additional context in comments.

https://reddit.com/r/lastimages
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.25%
0.07% lastimages
r/AwesomeCarMods
75k subscribers

A subreddit devoted to car modifications that are awesome. This subreddit is pretty simple, the title says it all.

https://reddit.com/r/AwesomeCarMods
OldPhotosInRealLife 0.89%
0.11% AwesomeCarMods
r/oddlysatisfying
2m subscribers

For those little things that are inexplicably satisfying.

https://reddit.com/r/oddlysatisfying
OldPhotosInRealLife 10.39%
0.04% oddlysatisfying
r/MostBeautiful
186k subscribers

This sub is about finding beauty in the the world around us, from the simple and ordinary to the majestic and awe-inspiring. If you find something beautiful, share it here.

https://reddit.com/r/MostBeautiful
OldPhotosInRealLife 0.89%
0.09% MostBeautiful
r/UnresolvedMysteries
384k subscribers

A subreddit dedicated to the unresolved mysteries of the world.

Submissions should outline a mystery and provide a link to a more detailed review of the case such as a Wiki article or news report.

Replies analysing and speculating over the mystery and possible explanations are encouraged.

https://reddit.com/r/UnresolvedMysteries
OldPhotosInRealLife 2.06%
0.05% UnresolvedMysteries
r/KidsAreFuckingStupid
113k subscribers

Just look at some of these kids, how can they be so dumb? Like what, you seriously can't hula hoop? Jesus christ. And babies know literally nothing. God damn kids are so dumb.

https://reddit.com/r/KidsAreFuckingStupid
OldPhotosInRealLife 1.38%
0.06% KidsAreFuckingStupid