Monday, April 05, 2010
October 1956: Before & After Quartet
From trash to treasure, this very red vintage print from 1956 looks hopeless...until a little magic from Photoshop is applied—and some blood, sweat, and tears. For those of you who don't use Photoshop, contrary to popular belief, there isn't a button called "fix and restore photo." Oh how I wish there were.
This view of the Castle really amazes me; not just because I was able to bring some of the color back...
But because the park looks so young. No Snow White Wishing Well, no House of the Future, and no Matterhorn!
A view of the Mark Twain and a very undeveloped Rivers of America:
And for the grand finale, here is the reason I bought this set of four: a Skyway shot of the Fantasyland Autopia. BEFORE:
It looks so sparse & tiny!
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