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How to Store and Handle Old Photos Without Damaging Them

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Where's the best place to store old photographs? When you need to handle them, how do you do so without causing damage?

Printed photographs can be very fragile, and if you're not careful, your actions might inadvertently make them deteriorate more quickly.

So in this video tutorial from my course on Archival Photo Restoration, you will learn what to do and what not to do when you're working with old photos.

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In the full course, Archival Photo Restoration, you'll learn the essentials of bringing life back to an old photograph. You'll learn practical restoration skills: how to repair and restore, fix colours and colourise, and how to properly store and share your images. 

You'll also learn to consider the "why" behind any restoration, how to handle and treat old photos safely, and how to tag and file pictures for an archive. 

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