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A new image can be made to look like a old image just by applying SepiaTone effect to the ImageView . This makes the new image to look like a old image.

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Original Image

Following piece of code is used to change the original image to look like a old image.

var backImageView : ImageView = ImageView {
preserveRatio : true
image : image
focusable : true
effect : javafx.scene.effect.SepiaTone {
level : 0.8


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SepiaTone Image ( Looks like old image )

Now, how to see both the original image ( new image ) as well as the SepiaToned image ( look like old image ) simultaneously on a single image. The following image demonstrates this.

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Create two ImageView, both image attribute’s of ImageView should be pointing to the same image source.  Clip one of the ImageView to Rectangle ( in this case the above one ) . Animate the  Rectangle used as clip for the above image from left to right & right to left. Now you can see both Original image & the SepiaToned image together.

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