I’m working on the Standard 8mm 4k scans from Sam Woods collection. These three photographs show an original 4IK frame-capture jpeg, one with a Topaz AI enhanced Face and to me, a more acceptable compromise as a blend done in Photoshop.
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Watch the detail in her glasses. It is almost none in the original, too much in the Enhanced image (which was only set at 50%).
This enhanced version was pushing the face highlights and made the face look furry,
Blending the two together in Photoshop looked more attractive.
Sam Woods Portrait
I offer this picture as the exhibition main image. I’ve adjusted the large sized Topaz version, which has sufficient resolution to easily work as a large poster. It was taken with a tripod and focus set not very accurately (see how sharp the background is) and Sam has stepped in front. There is someone also in the background (Reel # time