This is the raw photo. It will undergo some cleanup via PhotoShop and we hope will become a postcard.
If you do a cleanup in Photoshop, I would appreciate your posting a before and after and perhaps some detail on the alteration. Perhaps a bit too specific for the blog, but I would be interested in your process.
That’s a good suggestion Robert. I won’t be doing it myself as it is being done by a graphic designer at the university. The main plan is to edit each artifact separately to get color and contrast right, then darken out the background. I, like so many others in this field, have struggled with artifact photography for decades now. There is more to it than meets the eye, so to speak.
Thanks for the comment.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 1,815 other followers