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Help to restore MIL's 70th birthday pix

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Old 07-24-2008, 03:33 AM
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Re: Help to restore MIL's 70th birthday pix

Thanks DannyRaphael, Kraellin and saby for the improvements on the poorly taken pix.
Thanks Flora for merging the threads; that makes it easier to track any inputs.
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Old 07-31-2008, 04:10 PM
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Re: Help to restore MIL's 70th birthday pix

Here's my try. You could probably smooth it a lot more using varous methods, but it would soon become painting rather than restoring. Mostly done by layering, shifting the layer and "trimming off " the duplicate images and strengthening the desired image by painting on black masks. Cleaning up with the clone tool and a bit of sharpening and saturation using high pass and soft light layers. Attached is a 800x536 version. Let me know if you want the full sized one and I'll upload it somewhere for you.
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Old 07-31-2008, 09:29 PM
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Re: Help to restore MIL's 70th birthday pix

Thanks, it is definitely looking better. Can you e mail the full sized to ?
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