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From: "Nivard Ovington" <>
Subject: Re: [SOUTH-AFRICA] jpeg images
Date: Tue, 11 May 2010 11:43:20 +0100
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Hi Claudine

There is an excellent free image viewer / manipulator called irfanview

Available here

Very useful for cropping, altering images

Try converting to negative it works well on grave stones and census pages

Whatever you do, make a copy first and work on that

Nivard Ovington in Cornwall (UK)

> Hi all listers
> Does anyone have experience with playing around with jpeg images? I have
> a
> jpeg copy of a census form but it is so dark and the writing looks faded.
> I
> cannot make out anything and I have tried playing around with the image to
> no avail.
> Regards
> Claudine

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