L.L. Bean Recreates the Magic of Old Catalogs with the Magic of Photoshop

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Catalog nerds like me and Dodai will be excited to learn that L.L. Bean is marking its 100th anniversary by recreating four of its iconic old illustrated catalog covers with modern photography. And the judicious application of Photoshop filters. There's a video that shows how it was done for the first new/old cover. Watch those colors pop:

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pastadetective
pastadetective

Can someone tell me whether LL Bean, Land's End, or Eddie Bauer has better-quality products than the others? As far as "branding," they are indistinguishable to me.