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John Thomson Central Praya 1869 Restored and Colourized.jpg

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1869

This is my most recent restoration of two combined John Thomson images. Original. Original high resolution scans are fromt he Wellcome Trust. 

Color references are from contemporary or near-contemporary oil paintings. 

Matted prints will be on sale at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum giftshop from Mid March, 2019. Proceeds to the Museum.

Restored & Colourized Hong Kong Photos

I am a professional photo restorer and colourizer who works, for the most part, on antique sports images. But I have a great love of old Hong Kong images as well and have done a number of them. 

View of City from Mid-Levels

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1870
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