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Tate, Miss M.C. Resize edit
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The Library of Congress: Tate, Miss M.C. I claim no rights to this image other than I colorized it. Did repair and removed the eye sores but left the dings and scratches for the most part. Title: Tate, Miss M.C. Creator(s): C.M. Bell (Firm : Washington, D.C.), photographer Date Created/Published: [between February 1894 and February 1901] Medium: 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-bellcm-10783 (digital file from original) Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication. Call Number: LC-B5- 46422A [P&P] Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print Notes: Title is unverified name of sitter or person who ordered the photograph, from handwritten label on negative sleeve or negative. Date from photographer's logbook. Gift; American Genetic Association, 1975. General information about the C.M. Bell Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.bellcm Temp note: Batch 23. Format: Glass negatives. Portrait photographs. Part of: C.M. Bell Studio Collection (Library of Congress) Bookmark This Record: www.loc.gov/pictures/item/20166

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::tigger3
04/17/17 7:22 PM GMT
Such an old photo, that has been brought back to life and quality, superb! tigs=^..^=
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::rvdb
04/17/17 7:36 PM GMT
Well lets say the photo is a hundred and sixteen years old I hats off to the guy that took the picture. I just colored between the lines.
But I do enjoy it when I can take a image put it in this time period.
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The reason why the sun sets in the evening is because it wants to see the sunrise in the morning. I rise in the morning because I want to see them both. RvdB
::casechaser
04/17/17 8:51 PM GMT
I cannot color between the lines - that is why I do abstract. I once was pretty good with painting by the numbers, though. Rob, what an excellent job you did here. You could easily teach this to us. Very good.
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::rvdb
04/17/17 9:08 PM GMT
Hi John have posted some stuff these links were my first baby steps working in layers;

Apple

Apple which images did I use

Just make them

This is how I make them

This is how I make them colorize

Colorized
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The reason why the sun sets in the evening is because it wants to see the sunrise in the morning. I rise in the morning because I want to see them both. RvdB
::Starglow
04/17/17 11:08 PM GMT
Terrific job on this, everything is just right about this work.
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::corngrowth
04/18/17 8:53 AM GMT
Her green eyes versus her yellow dress are striking, Rob.
Your coloring work isn't only excellent but the choice for the colors is very appropriate and very well chosen.
Great result of your very artistic skills, my friend!
S+F of course. Thanks!
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.twinkel
04/18/17 8:58 AM GMT
I like how the yellow pops out of the picture, very well done on the quality.
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Carpe Diem!
::Vickid
04/23/17 12:44 AM GMT
Stunning, your instincts and execution work magnificently on these photos.
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::Nikoneer
07/21/17 9:46 PM GMT
Such sweet innocence on that face. I utilized many historic photos in my career, some on nitrate, some glass plate negatives, square brownies, bellows cameras, etc., and I found there was always someone (usually an editor with a perfection complex) who would complain about defects in these old images. Well, hell's bells, I would tell them that they should consider the technology of photography in those far off days and realize that defects are simply to be expected. That the abuse that time has forced on an image is part of its own history. I don't see anything in this portrait that I wouldn't expect to see and, again, the colorizing is just the right amount. Outstanding preparation, Rob, not to mention even finding these gems.

Happy Trails

-Nik
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::ryzst
11/21/17 4:30 AM GMT
A very nice restoration, Rob. Grinding the barnacles off this old wreck was worth the elbow grease. And the detail you've achieved in her hair really puts it over the top. Every strand is perfect and gives the portrait a very contemporary, in the moment look. High marks for the harmless fawn look she's trying to patent here too, so sweet I could put it in my morning coffee.
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