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One Four Challenge July Week 4: Etretat on the Alabaster Coast

I have given up on producing a Monet and decided to turn my photo of Étretat into an old-fashioned French postcard.

Hopefully these might be similar to a postcard Monet would buy in a local shop to send to his friends with a ‘

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Restoring Trudie Ann Part 7

Learning to use the Channel Mixer Adjustment Layer

Before the days of the Photo Filter and B&W adjustment layers, Channel Mixer was often used to create a grayscale image that was more expressive than the standard conversion, to tint images, and to create stylized looks for photos. 934 more words


Vintage Postcards From France

Found in among a few WWII items. Envelope postmarks 1944.

Soft Colors

I have always been intrigued by the photography that came out of Japan in the mid to late 19th century. When Japan opened it’s country up to Westerners in the 1850’s, many photographers flocked to document Japanese culture. 33 more words


A lady at Lovejoy's

Here is a second beautiful tintype made by C. L. Lovejoy in Philadelphia, PA. Lovejoy’s materials claimed the subject would be “Finished in Fifteen Minutes” a claim that modern photographers can hardly make even with digital processing. 129 more words