From: David B. <DavidB@nomail.afraid.org>
Subject: Re: Renovation of a photograph
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Subject: Re: Renovation of a photograph
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On 22/01/2018 21:43, Tony Cooper wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Jan 2018 19:31:02 +0000, "David B."
><DavidB@nomail.afraid.org> wrote:
> 
>> On 22/01/2018 17:29, android wrote:
>>> On 2018-01-22 17:12:41 +0000, android said:
>>>
>>>> On 2018-01-21 18:10:00 +0000, David B. said:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi
>>>>>
>>>>> My elderly sister managed to send me a photograph today of our
>>>>> grandfather. It was taken before he was killed during the first World
>>>>> War.
>>>>>
>>>>> Here is a copy of same:-  https://imgur.com/a/7XRdW
>>>>>
>>>>> How best can the image be improved?
>>>>
>>>> I'm soo sorry for your loss! You're with no doubt a troll and that
>>>> file is useless! But you could try the free version off Fotor Photo
>>>> Editor provided that you could get a better scan of the original. It
>>>> seems to have some useless features. Report back to the group and let
>>>> us know how it goes...
>>>>
>>>> https://itunes.apple.com/se/app/fotor-photo-editor/id503039729?l=en&...
>>>
>>> I downloaded the app meself and had a go... Do you want me to post the
>>> result?
>>
>> Wow! Yes, please. :-)
> 
> 
> I took a shot at it.  Mostly cleaned up, but I'm not happy with the
> foot restoration.  I'd prefer to replace the background on the left,
> but that table needs to stay there.
> 
> https://photos.smugmug.com/AUE-Photos/i-PZK8MPx/0/245e38d0/O/2018-01...
> 
> Done in Photoshop (CC 2018)

Wow! That's amazing. :-)

Thank you so much, Tony. :-)

May I send your copy to my sister?

-- 
David B.