Visual Recollection is owned and operated by professional photographers and designers whose formal visual arts training was founded on the principle of producing quality work. Our primary objective is always to meet or exceed the expectations of our clients, by producing quality results and providing the best possible service tailored to your specific needs.
Missing Christmas

Missing Christmas

A client brought  us this holiday photo of her and the family on Christmas morning. Somewhere along the way, the photo became attached to the back of another photo ,causing Lil’ johnny to almost disappear from the family.  Bringing Johnny back was to big a job for even Santa,  so...
Salute

Salute

Saluting all veterans on this day.  From generations past to present,  we at Visual Recollection thank you for your service to our country.
Broken Glass

Broken Glass

This was a tough restoration.  Our client had a photograph of their grandparents that had broken glass stuck to it.  What made this so difficult, aside from the water stains, was the broken glass happened to be stuck to very detailed parts of the photograph…i.e. grandma’s shirt pattern and necklace....
Me and My Dog George

Me and My Dog George

A client contacted us about 170 WWII photos that he had from his father’s tour of duty.  He is in the process of writing a book titled “Me and My Dog George”  based off the caption from one of the photos.  It was our job to restore the photo that...
Southern Restoration

Southern Restoration

A young woman stopped by our studio a few weeks ago originally from New Orleans.  With her, she brought a wonderful 11×14 hand colored photograph of her grandmother.  She told us how she  wanted to try and have it restored because during Hurricane Katrina the photograph ended up being completely...
Black and White Restoration

Black and White Restoration

After we scanned the materials, we then proceeded with the restoration of the new digital image, without altering the original. Our restoration specialists can repair almost any kind of damage and will work to restore your photographs to their former grandeur. With extreme care we address a variety of issues...
Maybe The Bride of Frankenstein

Maybe The Bride of Frankenstein

It was a dark and stormy night…Ok maybe not, but that would be a fitting scenario for this awesome design project that we got the privilege of working on. Our client came to us in hopes to have custom table number cards and seating cards designed for her wedding.  Typically...
Artist / Illustrator

Artist / Illustrator

Nate Osborne is a skilled artist / Illustrator and also a very talented tattoo artist.  He hired us to design a logo and business card for his freelance illustration business.  Nate wanted an art deco influenced bat for his logo, resulting in the image below. Coupled with letter press printing...
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Badger Creek Ranch

Badger Creek Ranch

Badger Creek Ranch is a working cattle and guest ranch located high in the spectacular Colorado Rocky Mountains.  When approaching the project of designing business cards for this client, we thought it only made sense to have one side of the card with the contact info, and the other side to show different spectacular views that...
Young Again

Young Again

As we are all well aware, aging is inevitable.  We all grow older, change color and oh yeah, wiser.  That doesn’t have to be the case with your photographs.  Let us help keep “you” (your photos)  forever young, or at least until Michael J fox comes back in that Delorian. Studio portrait c. 1970. Full...
Faded, but not forgotten

Faded, but not forgotten

This was one of the first jobs we received after opening up shop.  A local woman, who’s family is rich with history in the city of Saratoga Springs reached out to us to try and give new life to photos that she had been hanging onto for a very long time.  Although they were severely...
Ripped Photograph Restored

Ripped Photograph Restored

There is a funny story that goes with this photo.  The woman who owned this photograph was finally ready to have this photo restored, 50 something years after she got into a fight and ripped it in half herself.  The problem was, she didn’t want it to leave her house.  So since we decided it...