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Offline lillee

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« on: April 28, 2013, 12:09:12 AM »
Hi I'm Lillee and I am new to this site - hoping to be able to help in some small way with fixing photos - will take me a little bit to get used to it all but am very willing to help where I can
« Last Edit: April 28, 2013, 08:02:43 AM by Hannie »

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2013, 08:08:44 AM »
Hi from Michigan Lillee welcome!

You're going to enjoy it here.  Take some time to review a few past posts and look around the forum to get a feel for how things work.  Don't hesitate to ask questions if you get confused and you'll be the one offering advise to the new-comers before you know it.

Pat
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Offline Hannie

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2013, 08:11:20 AM »
Hi Lillee, welcome to the forum from Amsterdam!

Hannie
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Offline Tori803

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2013, 06:24:29 PM »
Welcome from Minnesota!
Tori
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Offline Candice

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #4 on: April 28, 2013, 11:00:08 PM »
Welcome Lilee!  You've come to a great neighborhood.   Looking forward to seeing you grow.
Candice

Offline Mike S.

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #5 on: April 29, 2013, 08:21:36 PM »
Another warm welcome from Michigan Lilee,

Glad to have you as part of OPR.  The Forum is a great place to learn and grow in photo restorations.

Mike
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Offline Tracey

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #6 on: May 04, 2013, 08:32:10 PM »
Hello everyone.
I think working in this group will improve my skills and help those who need their memories saved. I have just requested my first image and I hope I have not bitten off more than I can chew.
shadowmail, in middle TN.

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #7 on: May 04, 2013, 08:53:15 PM »
Hi Tracey, welcome to OPR from Kansas. Don't worry about biting off more than you can chew as we have all had that happen. Post your before and work in progress and you will get lots of help. For posting your images I like using Photobucket that you see on your left hand side.

Look forward to seeing you on the Forum soon!

Margie
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Offline Terri

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #8 on: May 05, 2013, 10:17:53 AM »
Hi and Welcome...
I am also new to this site and hope to help and learn. What a wonderful idea! I am in New York and still hear and see the devastation around me. So glad I saw this on TV and read about it in NAPP magazine..
It will take me awhile to get comfortable before I dive in...

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #9 on: May 23, 2013, 05:08:21 AM »
 :up2: Hi I'm Bridget from The Hague in the Netherlands. I'm also new to the site and hope I can make a difference.
Regards
Bridget

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #10 on: May 23, 2013, 06:24:35 AM »
Hi Bridget and welcome from Michigan.  It's always fun meeting new volunteers from all around the world.  Looking forward to working with you.

Pat
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Offline rrossi

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #11 on: May 23, 2013, 02:47:16 PM »
Hi, I'm Richard from Valley Glen, CA. 
I'm glad I found this organization, it's a wonderful thing you guys are doing.  I looking forward to lending my skills to the cause.
All the best,

Richard

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #12 on: May 23, 2013, 04:51:58 PM »
Hi Richard, welcome to OPR from Kansas. We are glad you found us too and think you will enjoy the chance to bring back a person's memories.

Margie
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Offline SWJenn

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #13 on: May 23, 2013, 09:15:14 PM »
Hi everyone, I'm new here from SE Tennessee. So excited to have others to learn with and from! I've been a professional retoucher years ago when my kids were young (and we were using Photoshop 2!) and now work teaching Photoshop to scrapbookers and community college kids.
I've seen some amazing work here, and am looking forward to a good challenge or two! Anything to give these poor people some memories back. My town was hit by tornadoes 2 years ago, we lost 500 homes, so I feel for anyone who has lost the most precious of possessions, their photos.

Offline chepo1956

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Re: new to this site
« Reply #14 on: May 23, 2013, 09:55:07 PM »
Hello to everyone! New to the site and wanted to say how happy I am to be able to participate in this program. Bringing a smile to someone who has lost everything is such a great feeling. Hope I can help and share ideas with other artists here.


Best regards,
Jose (chepo1956)