Faded photos are caused by a combination of old age, prolonged exposure to light
and poor processing when the print was made. They can often be restored to their
Surprising amounts of detail can be revealed: the features of people's faces, their
clothes or pieces of jewellery that may even still be in the family. Faded memories
can similarly be restored in this way!
The photo above was taken at Raby Castle in Yorkshire in 1968.