Entries by Woody

Last restore of 2017

My last restore of 2017 This is my last photo restoration for 2017 and what a job it turned out to be. I had to keep walking away from it as the concentration was tiring me out, maybe my old age or possibly the detail. The photo was part of 33 photos sent to me […]

Jeremy Corbyn

I’ve decided I love doing these Political memes or whatever you wish to call them. Previously I’d worked on one Photo Shopping a Peter Lenk piece of art in Germany. It just slapped me in the face and said make more please. So here’s another which I know has been done before but not of […]

Peter Lenk

Turning a sculpture into a cartoon. I came across a photo whilst browsing through my interests on Pinterest and I had to learn more about it as it made me laugh, smile uncontrollably and cringe quite a lot. It’s a relief made by sculptor Peter Lenk who has produced more of these and had them […]

Scots guard

This was a great photo to work on but this Scots guard needed some careful work doing to it. A customer who is fairly local to me (Rochdale) wanted this picture restored so he could frame it and be placed with his medals. The Scots guard is actually his father and it’s wonderful to meet […]

Too much restoration

Is there such a thing a too much restoration? Yes of course there is. Most examples of this can be spotted easily as they look way too false which I have seen many times by another restoration artist who lives not very far from myself. Although he gets a reasonable amount of work he has […]