Well, it was not as easy as I thought it would be ... vacation endorphin's have struck again but it was a challenge and fun, and I wanted to do something to say thank you for making the vacation thing all work (they rushed getting the cabin ready for us so that we could actually do this) :)
Here is the original, just darkened so as to exaggerate and not lose any of the detail in the faded light areas ...
And here is the finished photo ,,,
Yeah, I posted this in April of the following year ... it has been a busy year and holiday season. This restoration story / trip has been on the top ... of the back of my mind ... and I wanted to share it, so please forgive - I am trying to catch up :)