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    Specific Grandfather RAF photo Restoration

    Obviousley its not the best starting point, but can anyone make improvements on this picture of my late Grandfather. It would be very much apprciated!!
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    Printed pictures coloured very different than displayed on screen

    When I print colour pictures on my Epson XP900, the colours on the actual print are very different to what was on the screen at the time. I am using good quality paper quality ink why is it so different between screen and printer and whats the best way to get a similar result to what is on the...
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    Specific Screen cap colour cast removal

    Im hoping you experts can work you magic on this screen cap, In my humble opinion it has varying colour casts m(if that makes sense, and generally washed out. I realise its a screen cap and even you chaps can polish the proverbial, but any improvements on this would be very welcome. THANKS
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    Lasso/Selection help

    Always wanted to blur backgorunds or alter the colour of etc etc, but I always struggle with the lasso or selection tool, eg the attached "screen cap" pic that was kindly sharpened up and edited by a member of this group, how do I accutately select just the car for example, or in another...
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    Improving a screen grab

    Apologies for this not being a quality picture, in fact its a screen cap from a video file, that I am trying to make a little better to use as a print. I have used basic MS photo and PS CS3 options. I am trying to remove what I see as a blue cast, and the the exposure of the lower right. Im...
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    Filtering colour casts/tints

    I have been asked by a friend to create some pictures he can sign for people. The only issue is that the pics I have to work with are screen captures from video player app called VLC, and the pics have a terrible colour casting which varies across the width of the shot as seen below. My...
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    Paid Old Photo Restoration help

    Can anyone quote for thier efforts to "restore" an old Picture for me, Im not wanting a miraculous result just a "cleaner" image......Attached is a low res JPEG for your evaluation. I have taken pot luck and used Ebay before now with results ranging from good to dire!! So I thought Id ask the...
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    Adjustment Layer Help

    IM scanning some old 35mm Slides into my PC, and would like to put a little "Modern" touch to them, eg de-saturate the background in this pic, its been a while since I did this sort of thing so if you folks could assist me, I know I have to create an adjustment layer, then desaturate that layer...
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    Scratched & Damaged Transparency correction

    After some great advice on another topic on here I have learnt how to enhance and alter colours of old 35mm slide transparencies, I have now come across a few that are dmaged or baldy scratched beyond my limited capabilities, Im fairly confident on using basic cloning and brushing of areas, to...
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    Enhancing old 35mm Slide scans

    I have just purchased an Epson Film Scanner and am currently trying to scan some old 35mm Slides, I am pleased with the results, but would like to use PS to enhance them, the scans often come out (as the original slides do) with a blue cast, and not much "vibrance" for want of a better...
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    creative text effect

    After some top advice on how to crop an image for printing we are now looking to create a really standout Font to print a message alongside the image, I have stumbled upon this web-page, can this be imported into my Photoshop Elements 6...
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    Cropping assistance

    Hoping you expert folks can assist me with this little project, we are trying to crop a face from a photo, and then print it onto a T-Shirt design.... The idea is to crop this chaps face area, and then us the cropped image for printing, ie we dont want any background.... How can I do this in...
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    Making a picture stand out.......

    I recently found a picture of myself as a new born baby and my Mum, its a 45 year old slide I have scanned in. Its in quite rough condition, but id love to frame it for her as a gift. Ideally id like to "photoshop" the image to make it "stand out" ie not simply clean it up but add effects to...
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    Removal of half-tone pattern from scan of newspaper

    have any of you experts got any idea how to correct this, its a scan of an old newspaper cutting, but has a spotty effect, until you zoom in and it the spots disappear....is there a filter or effect i can use to correct it...unfortunately i didnt scan it, .:question:
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    noise reduction when scanning old slides - help

    scanning some old slides into my PC and the colour ones appear to have a speckled effect when put through the basic AUTO mode in PS Effects. is there a filter I can apply or a basic function I could use to make this at least a little bit better, obviousley its a blurred shot, but it would be...
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    Circular cropping help

    Hopefully this is an easy one for you experts, I have a picture of a round badge, its background is yellow, how do I crop the badge, so the background disappears......and only the badge is left in the pic....I have got a little success with using the eliptical marquee tool, but I cant Crop the...
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    Auto adjusting in Elements 6

    Scanning some older pics into my Pc for my family, and enhancing them with ELEMENTS 6, mainly a quick fix on AUTO mode, some of the pics get a rash of white pixels heres whats happening on some of the colour ones, Can I easily correct this, or prevent it happening. Im scanning them in...
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    Changing a plain background

    How can I simply change the colour of the background to the letter in this pic/scan from white to black, (not easy to see, but when I open it on my PC it shows the a white background, the colour of the inner lid of the scanner) If its not a simple process, how do I crop the letter so just the...
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    Old Photo restoration for a newbie.

    We found this wonderfull photograph last week of my Grandparents and my great grandparents.....as you can see its in a state, id like to try to make it better than it is now, perhaps remove the creases etc, so as a newbie what tools or processes would you recommend. Im not expecting miracles...
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    Highlighting an area.........

    I have a picture of a list of names on an aircraft, id like to highlight one in particular, Mine. so im looking to darken the whole picture and highlight my name. How can I do this? Do i have to create another layer, darken the whole image, then merge the two, then erase over my name so it...
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