Dolga stoletja so bile vojaške uniforme barvite, saj so služile razločevanju med prijateljem in sovražnikom na bojišču, pa tudi zato, da so nosilce razlikovale od civilistov. S tehnološkim napredkom in razvojem letalstva ter izboljšav v fotografiji pred stoletjem pa je kamuflaža postala nuja.
About Martin Bayer
Martin Bayer (born 1971) works in the fields of civic education and the cultural dimension of war. He has a vocational education in photography from Lette Verein Berlin, a BA in War Studies from King’s College London and a Master of Peace and Security Policy Studies from the Institute of Peace and Security Policy Studies at the University of Hamburg. One of his main subjects is the First World War about which he also wrote the centenary study for the German Foreign Office. His project Wartist (www.wartist.org) includes a bilingual blog website on war and the arts and curating various art exhibitions. His own photographic projects comprise series on disused military equipment and data on sunken warships. He lives and works in Berlin, Germany.