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    Hi All,

    I'm looking for some advice. I'm restoring an old photo with a stain and I can't seem to get very satisfactory results trying to remove it. I've tried adjustment layers, colour replacement, colour/hue/sat/lightness matching, object replacement... but I can't make it look any good.

    I think I need to reduced the red/magenta in the stained area but I'm not sure how to do that.

    Image is here:
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B40...ew?usp=sharing

  • #2
    Re: Stain Removal

    I made a lut for you. Just mask the dress back

    https://app.box.com/s/uacvbo2oxsvldapolauzo8crugypprf6

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    • #3
      Re: Stain Removal

      Thanks - but I've no idea what to do with that

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      • #4
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        Just open it with "color lookup" adj layer

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        • #5
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          Ah - that's a Photoshop thing I guess? I should have mentioned I only have Paint Shop Pro...

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          • #6
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            Sen me an original image, and I will apply it for you

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            • #7
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              Thanks Tulack - the linked image above is the original

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              • #8
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                https://app.box.com/s/jhpkku33o86w4fgfa7pmi4trrxucx8wg

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                • #9
                  Re: Stain Removal

                  Totally brilliant thanks! Much better than my efforts!

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