A Farino Facelift 

You know how sometimes you land on a treasure trove of vintage photographs and you wonder how you could update them to breath new life into the images for pleasure or other purposes? Maybe you wonder what they might look like if they were transformed?

 Here are seven, before and after, vintage, black and white photos culled from the Farino collection at the Glennon Archives, that have received a creative facelift to inspire your next creative project.

Before and After

1. Three Girls at Horn Pond

Original black and white Farino Photograph three girls at Horn PondRe-imagined FARINO photograph At the beach_ RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

2. Rooftops

Original black and white Farino Photograph RooftopsRemastered FARINO Photograph Rooftops RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

3. School Boys

Original black and white Farino Photograph School BoysRe-imagined FARINO photograph School Boys RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

4. Foley Beach

Original black and white Farino Photograph Foley BeachRemastered FARINO Photograph Foley Beach RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

5. US Army Wedding Gag Shot

Original black and white Farino Photograph US Army WeddingRe-imagined FARINO photograph US Army Wedding RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

6. George Berardi Shrine

Original black and white Farino Photograph George Berardi ShrineRe-imagined FARINO photograph Virgin Mary and Family RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

7. McLaughlin Funeral Home

Original black and white Farino Photograph McLaughlin Funeral Home.Re-imagined FARINO photograph Corner House RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

Farino Facelift Slideshow

  • Re-imagined FARINO photograph At the beach_ RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques
  • Remastered FARINO Photograph Foley Beach RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques
  • Remastered FARINO Photograph Rooftops RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques
  • Re-imagined FARINO photograph Virgin Mary and Family RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques
  • Re-imagined FARINO photograph School Boys RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques
  • Re-imagined FARINO photograph US Army Wedding RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques
  • Re-imagined FARINO photograph Corner House RagRockDiaries Patricia Jacques

Bonus Remastered Image

Five Boys Fishing at the Beach

Farino - 5 boys fishing Rag Rock Diaries

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IMAGE CREDITS

  •  “Farino Collection,” from the Glennon Archives, Woburn Public Library
  • Digital recoloring by Patricia Jacques