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Old 03-15-2008, 07:40 PM
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Sunspots in a black and white

The negative for this black and white photo has seriously deteriorated.
Is it possible to restore this photo? I can't even imagine how to keep
the brick work in the photo.This is a house a friend grew up in.
He has asked for my assistance. I can't restore this and anyone is
welcome to try if they care too.
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Old 03-15-2008, 11:04 PM
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Re: Sunspots in a black and white

I am not a retoucher, but the picture could be improved. It would be helpful to have a larger picture.

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Old 03-15-2008, 11:30 PM
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Re: Sunspots in a black and white

It will take a lot of time and patience but you can certainly make big improvements.
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Old 03-16-2008, 08:44 AM
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Re: Sunspots in a black and white

Thank You DCOBB,

I posted it in Flickr.

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2228/...a6b0cc29_b.jpg

Hope this helps.
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Old 03-16-2008, 01:41 PM
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Re: Sunspots in a black and white

I fooled around with a bit, made a new sky, street and some sidewalk. Did a little cloning and painting over, but there is a long, long way to go. I also tried using a picture of a brick wall from the internet as a source. Far from perfect but it might give you some ideas.
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Old 03-16-2008, 02:51 PM
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Re: Sunspots in a black and white

Thanks Hawkeye,
I really appreciate your effort.Thank you.
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Old 03-26-2008, 08:54 PM
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I fooled around with a bit, made a new sky, street and some sidewalk. Did a little cloning and painting over, but there is a long, long way to go. I also tried using a picture of a brick wall from the internet as a source. Far from perfect but it might give you some ideas.
Itried improving on the photo but rraninto trouble with the finer points.
Any idea'swould be helpful.Thank you
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