Why Restore Your Old Photographs?
You are preserving family history. With the advances in technology, it’s possible to edit, enhance and save your images in digital files which you can share with other family members or friends, electronically. Too often, important photographs are never seen being stored away in a box somewhere or buried inside a mobile phone more recently! Photographs are your best memories.
Preservation of Your Originals
A primary benefit is the preservation of your originals. In the case of deteriorating photographs, time is important. Professional photo restoration can prevent further damage to the original mattering so much if it does occur.
Eliminate Scratches, Folds, Tears and Fading
You may be able to digitally scan your old photographs yourself and restore many shortcomings using such free programs as Google Picasa. You may find online tutorials and software to help you when restoring old photos but, for the best results you should consider calling in experts like us. Look out your old photos, historic photographs, family photographs, faded photographs, torn photographs, creased photographs, photographs that need repairing, photographs that need restoring and get your photographs restored now.
Add Sepia or Full Colour to Black and White Photographs
When restoring old photos, we can add a natural sepia to old black and white photos so all your restored images match each other. We can even transform your images to full colour. Professional restoration and editing techniques can add clearer focus or sharpness, besides adding realistic shades to the images.
Electronic Storage and Ease of Sharing
Restoring old photos allows you to convert them to digital images, which are easy to store and share with friends or family. With advances in technology, it’s possible to take an entire photo collection and store it on CD, DVD or memory stick. This can be a convenient way to retrieve a particular group of photographs or safely secure an additional copy, which will last virtually indefinitely. You can share digital copies through email or print as many copies as you need.
For historians, the benefits of restoring old photos is often considered priceless. The genealogical benefits are important to anybody trying to build a family tree. Expert restoration techniques should be used on any historically-significant photographs.