From: Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com>
Subject: Re: Renovation of a photograph
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On Jan 22, 2018, android wrote
(in article<fco5peFne0mU1@mid.individual.net>):

> On 2018-01-22 19:31:02 +0000, David B. said:
>
> > 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. :-)
>
> Here you go. I set focus to 1.4 and cropped it a bit... 5min tops! :-))
>
> <https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/g2sv88xj7v5axqv/EzvSHgH_Fotor.jp...

That is what you get when you use crappy software. How could you possibly 
think that, that effort was close to being a fix, or restoration of the 
original?

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Regards,
Savageduck