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creating color in black & white background photoshop tutorial.

This is a discussion on creating color in black & white background photoshop tutorial. within the Technical Photography Discussion forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Thankyou Margo! for letting me use your photo. :-) here is example photo before and ...

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    Default creating color in black & white background photoshop tutorial.

    Thankyou Margo! for letting me use your photo. :-) here is example photo before and after.



    creating color in black & white background(Tutorial)

    1. First go to File open any pics that you like. I borrow BD photo for the sample



    2. Now on the keyboard now hold Ctrl press on U, u will see Hue/Saturation and in Saturation Box put -100, you will see black and white image.



    3. You will see yellow sign that i point to blank square, now use you're arrow click on that blank square then next step use eraser tool on the keyboard press E for Eraser.



    4. Okay now you going to paint on the bloom and be very careful not to mess up the part outside, If you did make a mistake don't worry use Paint brush and paint on the mistake part it will erase the color



    5. After you complete paint the bloom go head Hold Ctrl on keyboard press J to multiply the pic.



    6. Now click on sec pics copy go to blending options chose -> soft-light then
    now go to -> File -> Save as -> Format use -> JPEG. Save out on desktop or in My Documents what ever u like, you're done! Congratulation ...

    Soft-Light:



    wow this took me almost 2hrs for this tutorial. !

    P.S: please don't use or copy those pics and paste on other forum with out my permission this tutorial belong to RVO's orchidtalk forum.
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    Darren, looks very nice, but you should've use the latest update where I have posted the full bloom. I will PM you my emal so you can send it to me!
    Last edited by margo; June 27th, 2009 at 07:56 PM. Reason: typing faster than thinking...LOL

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    Nice work, Darren!

    Cheers,
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    Neat! Is this a photoshop program?

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    Thankyou Guys! Sure margo! i will send them just in a mins.

    Hi Pavel, Yes It is photoshop CS2 Program.

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    Darren, you should type out the directions (a photoshop tutorial) if you have the time. I would like to try this technique too. Thanks!

    Cheers,
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    okay Bruce! there you go ... enjoys & have fun

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    yes, pretty cool stuff!

    can you just download that program from the net?

    cheers

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    thanks Ron, maybe you could find on the net, but i bought this soft priced from $500.00 to $1000.00 USD

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    Nicely done, Darren. I see you updated your first post with the tutorial. Brilliant work!

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