Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Image restoration strategy, part of Restoring Photos with Photoshop CS6.
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If you spend any amount of time working to restore the appearence of old …photographs, you're going to run into some challenges. …Some photos that are particularly damamged and need a lot of work. …In any situation, when you're working on an older image, it can be helpful to have …a strategy, but that's especially important when it comes to images that …need quite a bit of effort to make them look their best. …I often joke that if you ask me how much it would cost to restore a photo, I …wouldn't really be able to give you an estimate in terms of hours, or dollars, …instead I'd ask you how much you wanted to spend, and I'd work until I had …exhausted that budget. And what I mean by that is that in many …cases I could keep working on an old photo forever.…
Every time I clean up some little blemish, I'm going to find something else …that could be improved. Therefore, in many cases, it can be …helpful to figure out what are the priorities for a photo? …What are the most important corrections that you want to apply? …
- Choosing your source image
- Adding metadata
- Image restoration strategy
- Working with layers
- Evaluating before and after
- Tonal and color adjustments
- Image cleanup
- Adjusting detail
- Saving the master image
- Creating a print or online version
Skill Level Intermediate
Scanning Techniques for Photography, Art, and Designwith Taz Tally6h 53m Intermediate
Photo Restoration with Photoshopwith Janine Smith3h 53m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Tonal Adjustments
3. Color Adjustments
4. Targeted Tonal and Color Adjustments
5. Image Cleanup
6. Adjusting Detail
7. Finishing Up the Image
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