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Author Topic: playing the piano  (Read 425 times)

Offline WollyR

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playing the piano
« on: December 04, 2018, 02:58:24 PM »
today I started with a new picture of a lady behind the piano. The restoration wasn't too difficult with lots of good areas to clone from. I've tried to remove the raster with a fft plugin, but 'dust & scratches' had a better result. Only thing I'm not sure about is the color.. Would love some feedback!!
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Offline Candice

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2018, 01:25:59 AM »
You might try doing another levels check.  When I did, I pulled out a little more color.

Candy

Offline Hannie

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2018, 01:28:07 AM »
Love your repairs Wolly!
You need to do a Levels and Curves and your colors will be fine then.
After you do that you will find the walls need a bit of a cleanup around the edge of the photo.

Edit:  Candy gave the same answer just before I did.  :)
« Last Edit: December 05, 2018, 01:29:59 AM by Hannie »
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Offline WollyR

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2018, 11:30:10 AM »
good day to all..

I've finished the lady on the piano.. Removed a repeat, cleared the background some more and did another levels layer. I think she looks very nice  :)




(picture added)
« Last Edit: December 05, 2018, 11:36:38 AM by WollyR »

Offline Shadow

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #4 on: December 05, 2018, 11:36:26 AM »
You're right Wolly ... she looks very nice! Way to go.  :up:

Offline Candice

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2018, 12:30:30 PM »
Lovely!
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Offline coopmj

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2018, 03:26:49 PM »
Wonderful job!

Offline Hannie

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2018, 01:15:10 PM »
Very nice results Wolly!

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Offline WollyR

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #8 on: December 06, 2018, 06:06:15 PM »
thnx for the thumbs!!

Offline Mhayes

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Re: playing the piano
« Reply #9 on: December 06, 2018, 08:28:45 PM »
 :up: Ditto
"carpe diem"

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