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1940 B&W photo, dark detail will not scan

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Old 07-13-2008, 03:24 PM
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Re: 1940 B&W photo, dark detail will not scan

Jim at RetouchPro we will help you if we can..
You have my curiosity up now and I would like to see the finished project from you!
Have fun, enjoy your time here, any problems just ask as many questions as you want!
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Old 07-14-2008, 12:14 AM
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Re: 1940 B&W photo, dark detail will not scan

i had a go at this, also.
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Old 07-14-2008, 09:17 AM
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Re: 1940 B&W photo, dark detail will not scan

I quickly improved the photo by using the image that was scanned in color. Swiching to CYMK mode and then using a channel mixer adjustment layer. I found that output to grayscale and 100% Cyan and 68% Magenta with zero to the other parameters improved the print.
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