Looking Back

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© Andrea Petersen
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I have been young, and now am old...Psalms 37:25

This is an old photograph that I scanned from my mother's album that I took back home with me after she passed away. The original which was the size of a postcard was getting very faded and had a canvas type finish. I had to work with it in photo shop to deepen the tone.

It was shot by a studio photographer who came to the house which they did back in those days.

Bonnie was 3 years old- 9 months and I was 10 months old..(The info was
written on the back of the print)...It is hard to believe that we were ever that young:) But it is fun to look back at these older prints and bring them back to life again.

22 responses

  • Edith O'Dell

    Edith O'Dell gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    Lovely photo to remind you of days long past

  • Camil Seisanu

    Camil Seisanu gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    nice one ! congrats :)

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    Very nice. Memories....Those were the days................

  • Iztok Urh

    Iztok Urh gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    Nice memories!

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    Wow, amazing how much the eyes still have it! Certaintly can tell (by the eyes) that you all are sisters! What a nice memory!!

  • Thad Zajdowicz

    Thad Zajdowicz gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    Astounding and a great save!

  • Gary Cole

    Gary Cole (Deleted) said (11 Nov 2011):

    Old photos are treasures.

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    a wonderful memento!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (11 Nov 2011):

    I'm so saddened to hear about your mom. My prayer and condolences. She had a good life.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (12 Nov 2011):

    So adorable and precious.

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (12 Nov 2011):

    What a precious find....something to treasure!!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (12 Nov 2011):

    What a find and what a treasure!!q

  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia   said (12 Nov 2011):

    outstanding...... what a great photo... You have always been so cute......

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (12 Nov 2011):

    what an awesome shot. i love how you treated this. so many memories.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (12 Nov 2011):

    What a treasure to have!!! Two sweet little girls : ). You did an excellent editing job on the old photo!

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight gave props (13 Nov 2011):

    So sentimental. I remember the itinerant photographers . . .

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (13 Nov 2011):

    This is such a sweet photograph of you both, looking so lovely... what a beautiful keepsake!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (15 Nov 2011):

    excellent... lots of appreciation....

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (16 Nov 2011):

    What a sweet treasure! Great restoration work!!

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (16 Nov 2011):

    So sweet and sentimental! A lovely shot from the past.

  • The Man Who Isn't There

    The Man Who Isn't There (Deleted) gave props (16 Nov 2011):

    Very nice! Love real old photos!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (16 Nov 2011):

    precious photo and keepsake!

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