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Old 10-09-2010, 11:47 AM
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Re: The dreaded scotch tape stains

I, too, would like to hear more about "frequency separations & curves". I will search for it, as well. Here is the tape problem I'm having (attached). It seems like solutions for B&W photos don't always apply to color photos?
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Old 10-09-2010, 12:20 PM
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Re: The dreaded scotch tape stains

Quartney, welcome to RetouchPro! I have started a separate thread so that CDaniel's thread is not hijacked unintentionally.
The same solutions (Curves, Dodge & Burn, Heal, Clone, Frequency Separation) apply to color just as they do to B&W. However, some adjustments like D&B result in shift of color and saturation so you may have to add a layer for color correction.
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Old 10-10-2010, 01:31 PM
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Re: The dreaded scotch tape stains

Originally Posted by quartney View Post
I, too, would like to hear more about "frequency separations & curves"...
This one is presents a little more complex problem. There's a subtle colors combination going on. I had to use Frequency Separations method twice. More information & an action download you can find here.
Next, I used "leuallen's" Configurator panel for retouching, its a D&B 2 curves method. But any D&B method would do it. Here is a link to that panel.

I have attached a final result, low frequency before/after, high frequency before/after and layers for frequency separation & D&B.
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File Type: gif Trasport-forumLow-freqbef_aft.gif (79.4 KB, 53 views)
File Type: gif Trasport-forumHigh-freq-bef_aft.gif (96.0 KB, 48 views)
File Type: png Frequency Sepchill6_leyers.png (25.3 KB, 46 views)
File Type: png D&Bchill6_leyers.png (21.1 KB, 35 views)
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