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Restoration Of Faded Color Photographs By Digital Image Processing
Author(s): Rudolf Gschwind
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Paper Abstract

Color photographs possess a poor stability towards light, chemicals heat and humidity. As a consequence, the colors of photographs deteriorate with time. Because of the complexity of processes that cause the dyes to fade, it is impossible to restore the images by chemical means. It is therefore attempted to restore faded color films by means of digital image processing.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 October 1989
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 1135, Image Processing III, (11 October 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.961640
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Rudolf Gschwind, Institut fur physikalische Chemie (Switzerland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1135:
Image Processing III
Jacques Frank Duvernoy, Editor(s)

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