The greatest generation

My client’s grandfather participated in the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied Western Europe during World War II. The operation was launched on June 6, 1944 with the Normandy Landings (D-Day). Restoring this photo and colorizing it presented several challenges. First, it came to me as a very…

Advanced colorization

This is a photo of me, age six, posing for my beloved grandfather in his garden in Stavanger, Norway. I remember him taking that photo and I colorized it to better convey that joyous moment. Each color, and each shade of color, is applied to the grayscale image individually on a separate layer in Photoshop…