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A scanned negative
« on: Saturday 26 February 22 17:09 GMT (UK) »
Please can anybody advise me, because I'm pretty useless with tech, is it possible to turn this negative into a proper black and white photo ?
thanks for all advice
Pete

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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #1 on: Saturday 26 February 22 18:24 GMT (UK) »
Hi Pete,
It is quite simple to invert the image in IrfanView which is free.

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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #2 on: Saturday 26 February 22 18:32 GMT (UK) »
A quick one



Sockett in Shropshire, Montgomeryshire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire, Glamorgan and probably the rest of the UK
Corbet/t in Shropshire, Norfolk, Worcestershire
Gambold in South West Wales, USA, Australia
Baylis/s in Gloucestershire, South Wales
Richards in Breconshire
Manthorpe in Shropshire, Norfolk, Cheshire, Suffolk

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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #3 on: Saturday 26 February 22 18:34 GMT (UK) »
The sort of result you might get

Can be done in Paint:


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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #4 on: Saturday 26 February 22 21:07 GMT (UK) »
Invert then Levels and a wee bit of Clone over smudges, cheers, Ian
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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #5 on: Sunday 27 February 22 12:03 GMT (UK) »
Thank you very much indeed, thats a skill I shall attempt to learn.

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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #6 on: Monday 28 February 22 11:16 GMT (UK) »
A late one from me
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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #7 on: Monday 28 February 22 13:05 GMT (UK) »
Your kindness is appreciated, thank you

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Re: A scanned negative
« Reply #8 on: Monday 28 February 22 13:22 GMT (UK) »
A quick one from me too.
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