Rescues those old illustrations from forgotten books, using Photoshop.
Step 1: Find a Strange Book*
Look for a nice illustration inside the book, scan it and open it in Photoshop.
*easy for hipsters ò-Ô
Step 2: Filter → Blur → Blur Surface
Put Radio in 15 and Umbral in 37, and press OK.
Step 3: CTR + Shift + U
Or: Image → Adjust → Desaturate (it's the same) º-º
Step 4: Clean Borders With the Rubber
Size rubber: 100px and 0% hard — don't touch the illustration! ¬¬
Step 5: Image → Adjust → Exposure
Put Exposure +0,70 (approximately), and press Ok.
Step 6: Ready Player One ._.
Now you can print the illustration on a beautiful white paper, put it in your room and enjoy with your girlfriend! :D