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    This is a restoration job I did on an old wedding photo of my great grandparents circa late 1800's

    I used Affinity Photo and I'm quite pleased with the results except I might tweak the rebuilt shoulder On Great Grandma.

    I used the inpainting brush and clone brush to remove the cracks and tears then used a curves adjustment. I masked them out of the original background and picked colours from the original back ground to recreate a new background.

    I'd love to hear some thoughts on my restoration
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    Last edited by Angelize; 02-07-2018, 01:12 AM.

  • #2
    Re: old wedding photo restoration

    I would lighten the corner of her eye. It looks too dark.
    You did a nice job on the picture.


    • #3
      Re: old wedding photo restoration

      Thank you cupcake, I thought the eye looked a little dark too so I worked on it a little more. I also worked her shoulder and face some more and straightened them a bit more.
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      • #4
        Re: old wedding photo restoration

        Looks much better!


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