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Old Feb 7, 2018, 8:59 PM   #1
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Default Selective Coloring of a family.

This is a famous shot here in Canada. So much so, it became the backside of our loonie for a year. Originally black & white, I colored the mom, her son and dad, marching off to war.
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Old Feb 9, 2018, 10:39 PM   #2
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Old Feb 9, 2018, 11:28 PM   #3
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Amazing shot!
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Very nice interpretation!

Very much focuses your attention on the story!

I love it!
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Here is the Canadian two dollar coin. The backside has the photo.
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You mistake me for someone who gives a shit what you think asshole.

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I like it. Generally, this is a scene that will probably never be repeated. As usual, your colorization skills are top notch. One question...What's a loonie?
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I like it. Generally, this is a scene that will probably never be repeated. As usual, your colorization skills are top notch. One question...What's a loonie?
In Canada we dont have one dollar or two dollar bills. They come as coins. On the back of the one dollar coin is a bird called the Loon so the coin got called the Loonie. Then a few years later when the two dollar coin appeared, it was called a toonie. Just noticed a mistake I made coin in the photo is a toonie (2 dollar coin). Its two metals as you can see. The loonie is solid brass.
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G'day mate

Like others above, I am most impressed with your colourising of the original image and the use in coins as well

Seemingly also like Canada, Australia also has done away with low-value notes into coins, and also deleted low-value coins as well.
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