Adobe Photoshop – Behind the Scenes of a “Fake” History Photo

Adobe Photoshop – Behind the Scenes of a “Fake” History Photo “Lost Photographs of History” is a series of blog posts at Digital Yarbs that feature “fake” photos from history using life masks. Life masks were used before the age of photography to capture the exact likeness of an individual. Using reconstructed life masks, I …
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The Life Mask Face of Dolley Madison – A Photoshop Reconstruction

Home >> Life Mask Facial Reconstructions of History >> The Life Mask Face of Dolley Madison – A Photoshop Reconstruction The Life Mask Face of Dolley Madison – A Photoshop Reconstruction The Life Mask The life mask of Dolley Madison was taken from a plaster mold of her head created by John Henri Isaac Browere …
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The Life Mask Face of Marquis de Lafayette – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part II

Home >> Life Mask Facial Reconstructions of History >> The Life Mask Face of Marquis de Lafayette – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part II The Life Mask Face of Marquis de Lafayette – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part II The Hero of the Two Worlds “Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (6 …
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The Life Mask Face of Marquis de Lafayette – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part I

Home >> Life Mask Facial Reconstructions of History >> The Life Mask Face of Marquis de Lafayette – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part I The Life Mask Face of Marquis de Lafayette – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part I The Hero of the Two Worlds “Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (6 …
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The Lost Daguerreotype Photograph of John Quincy Adams

Home >> Lost Photographs of History >> The Lost Daguerreotype Photograph of John Quincy Adams The Lost Daguerreotype Photograph of John Quincy Adams The Experience John Quincy Adams said of his photography experience, “The operation is performed in half a minute; but is yet altogether incomprehensible to me.”1 “The shaking of some hundred hands then …
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The Life Mask Face of John Quincy Adams – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part II

Home >> Life Mask Facial Reconstructions of History >> The Life Mask Face of John Quincy Adams – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part II The Life Mask Face of John Quincy Adams – A Photoshop Reconstruction Part II Intro…. 6th U. S. President John Quincy is my favorite president, though most of his accomplishments were after …
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WHAT IF John Quincy Adams……?

WHAT IF John Quincy Adams…… Had hair! I love playing around with Photoshop, and while reconstructing life masks, I decided to see how my favorite president, John Quincy Adams, might have appeared had he never lost his hair or perhaps visited Bosley. Some said that he was quite handsome when he was younger, and with …
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The Lost Daguerreotype Photograph of 2nd U.S. President John Adams

Home >> Lost Photographs of History >> The Lost Daguerreotype Photograph of 2nd U.S. President John Adams Lost Daguerreotype Photograph of 2nd U.S. President John Adams Lost to history and now found….. A very rare glimpse of a Daguerreotype photograph of John Adams at age 90. No, only wishful thinking. This is John Adams’ 1825 …
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Lost Photos of History – John Adams & John Quincy Adams at Peacefield

Home >> Lost Photographs of History >> Lost Photos of History – John Adams & John Quincy Adams at Peacefield John Adams & John Quincy Adams at Peacefield High Expectations Upon our 2nd visit to the Adams’ Peacefield home in Quincy MA, we had the incredible privilege of not only seeing John Quincy Adams, but …
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The Life Mask Face of John Adams – A Photoshop Reconstruction

Home >> Life Mask Facial Reconstructions of History >> The Life Mask Face of John Adams – A Photoshop Reconstruction The Life Mask Face of John Adams – A Photoshop Reconstruction What Did John Adams Look Like? In an era with no photography and so many variations among paintings, we are left scratching our heads. …
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