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why dont you take pictures of smaller sections?
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post #12 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cole19 View Post
Maybe harsh harsh light from one side could bring out line by line. But I am not sure....
Agreed, light from an angle to produce more shadow in the engraving and shoot from that same angle to hopefully get a better contrast, without any editing I can make out
"_______ _______ as a Mother
Originated as a friend a _____ _______ _______ ______ _____
but from a ______ _______ to ______ _____"

or their about's
post #13 of 16
The other 3 I got nothing on
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Well if you can put the headstone on its side, fill the holes with sand.
    
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Can you retake the pictures or is the stone too far away?
If you can, try to retake with the camera on the same level (get down on the ground - no angles) and shoot with a smaller apt. Might be able to play with it in PS and find something that's readable.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by goobergump View Post
I'm pretty sure it's called an engagement ring I could be wrong though
Its called a wedding ring. Engagements can be called off at anytime without any repercussions other than a pissed off individual.
Once married things get a lot more complicated.
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