It's difficult to hide from an enemy when you're inside an enormous ship, or part of a vast Naval fleet. And yet many ships in history have been well-camouflaged, despite a distinct lack of cloaking devices. Here are some of the most amazing examples.
Norman Wilkinson - Fighting war with Art. "Dazzle" camouflage was first presented by artist Norman Wilkinson in WWI. The thought was to make it harder for enemy to get an accurate distance or speed from the battleships making it harder to sink them.
The British Aircraft Carrier HMS Argus. Converted from an ocean liner, the Argus could carry aircraft. Commissioned at the very end of WWI, the Argus did not see any combat. The ship’s hull is painted in Dazzle camouflage. Dazzle camouflage was.