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Photograph Restoration and Enhancement Book CoverPhotograph Restoration and Enhancement

Using Adobe Photoshop CC 2021 Version
Third Edition

Vickie Ellen Wolper

ISBN: 9781683925989
Pub Date:  February 2021
Specs: 7 x 9   Paperback
Pages: 432
Price: $59.95

Updated for Photoshop CC 2021, this full-color book provides users of Photoshop: CC with comprehensive hands-on learning projects using a building block teaching style. Whether you are new to Photoshop or an experienced user, this book is packed with inventive, easy to apply photograph restoration and tonal correction techniques. Learn to repair all types of photograph damage, various ways to improve discolored photographs, colorize black and white photographs, multiple ways to digitize photographs too large to scan, and how to add and remove content from your photographs so that every photograph will be "the perfect shot." With many new tips, notes, figures, and projects to guide you from start to finish, learn to create professional restorations and enhancements you will be proud to call your own.



Part One: Preparing Your Photographs for Restoration and Enhancement. 1: Readying an Image for Adobe Photoshop. 2: An Introduction to Working in Photoshop. 3: Selection. 4: Working in Layers. 5: Transformation Essentials. 6: Painting and Printing. Part Two: Restoring and Enhancing Your Photographs. 7: Repairing Tears, Folds, and Holes. 8: Repairing Minor Surface Flaws. 9: Correcting Lighting, Contrast, and Discoloration. 10: Enhancing Photographs by Adding, Deleting, Replacing, and Blurring Content. 11: Tricks and Trade Secrets. 12: Conquering Special Challenges. 13: Putting It All Together: Applying Your Skills to Complex Restoration and Enhancement Projects. Index.


Vickie Ellen Wolper has been using Adobe Photoshop professionally since 1990, with her photograph restoration expertise featured in Yankee Magazine, and on NH Chronicle. She is currently a higher education instructor specializing in Photoshop.