Go Back   RetouchPRO > Technique > Photo Restoration
Register Blogs FAQ Site Nav Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Photo Restoration Repairing damaged photos

Quickest way to fix flakey photo?

Thread Tools
Old 09-01-2009, 03:51 PM
macca2009's Avatar
macca2009 macca2009 is offline
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 61
Re: Quickest way to fix flakey photo?

Hey nice work Kraellin, its come up really good.

Thank you for everyones input, all very helpful
Reply With Quote top
Old 09-02-2009, 10:54 AM
Southbay's Avatar
Southbay Southbay is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 172
Re: Quickest way to fix flakey photo?

Originally Posted by Kraellin View Post
...oh, and i also used a little burn to darken some of the big tree in the upper branches...
Nice job – and on the large shrub to the right. As first look, I'd have thought the top of the large tree was gone forever.
Reply With Quote top
Old 09-03-2009, 11:00 PM
Craig Walters's Avatar
Craig Walters Craig Walters is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: somewhere over there
Posts: 8,786
Blog Entries: 4
Re: Quickest way to fix flakey photo?

thanks, macca. i love these old black and whites

thanks, southbay. yes, i had to cheat with the top of that tree a bit... clone, clone, clone
Reply With Quote top
Old 09-05-2009, 10:51 AM
MiningArt's Avatar
MiningArt MiningArt is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: United States
Posts: 792
Re: Quickest way to fix flakey photo?

This was an interesting effect, so thought I would post it. Made 4 copies all darken mode. 1 pixel to the right, 1 pixel down, 1 pixel to the left, 1 pixel up. Most of the bright white spots are gone and the detail is fair. The roof area could use some more work, the trees and bushes came out a bit.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg RTP-rgb-MA.jpg (195.1 KB, 49 views)
Reply With Quote top
Old 11-27-2009, 12:58 PM
chepegarrobo's Avatar
chepegarrobo chepegarrobo is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 1
Re: Quickest way to fix flakey photo?

these what i did in paint shop pro x2
salt adn pepper: 3 - 5
fade correction: 25
Clarify: 3.6
Reply With Quote top

  RetouchPRO > Technique > Photo Restoration

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Feb 2009 Contest - Photo Art T Paul Contests 15 03-01-2009 09:09 PM
restoring aged photo - newbie bzbri9 Photo Restoration 4 01-31-2009 11:10 AM
Closed Eyes in my photo, need expert help please. mike_11111 Photo Retouching 8 01-10-2009 12:12 PM
Realistic Aged Photo Effect? gmitchel Photo Retouching 13 12-12-2008 07:41 PM
Honeycombs on entire photo Gerald McClaren Photo Restoration 7 11-23-2007 12:50 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:54 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright © 2016 Doug Nelson. All Rights Reserved