Posted By:adrian brisee
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Subject:Re: Best way to take grave inscriptions?
Post Date:April 16, 2011 at 17:44:27
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/inscriptions/messages/389.html
Forum:Inscriptions Forum
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The clay idea doesn't give me the warm fuzzies, I'd think you'd do better with dark chalk dust.
I don't have the equipment to do this, but I've heard using an infra-red camera sometimes shows carved letters that can't be seen with the naked eye. I'd be the same kind of infra-red the police would use to reconstruct accidents.