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Lost Faces Found: New Tech Reveals Hidden Images in Early Photographs

A team of Canadian and US researchers has demonstrated incredible results when restoring old corroded daguerreotypes (very early types of photos), via a technique known as synchrotron imaging – using X-ray beams to precisely identify material compositions.


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