One thing old photos has in common is that they often have lots of fine scratches and other small damage. This is to be expected if you haven’t kept your photos in an album their whole life. No matter how badly scratched your photo is though, with a little photo restoration you can get amazing results. The photo below had many fine scratches and dust specks, but as you can see in the finished photo any trace of the damages are gone. Now let’s get started with the tutorial, I’ll first go through which tools to use and when to use them, then I’ll show you step by step my methods of repairing scratches and tears using these tools.
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