This black and white
photo was completly faded,
infact I could hardly see the image when my customer gave me this job.
What you see here on this page is slightly restored enough so you can see the image.
What causes a
faded photo ?
Exposure to sunlight or other elements like acids and toxins in the air,
and because of improper washing away of developing chemicals during processing.
Harsh light and UV are major causes of faded photos.
Black and white photos will last much longer than color before you get a faded photo.
Color faded photos fade much faster due to less silver in the paper.
Most old photographs fade or color shift with age no matter how carefully looked after.
Your old Black and white photos
can turn yellow with age it will only get worse,
and in fact, it may just fade away over time.
The good news is that you can stop it now, we can do miracles and repair faded photos.