Hand coloring photoshop. To use it effectively you need to have an idea of how it works. You may have also seen this look used in greeting cards featuring children. I just love the results. Hand colouring a black and white photo in photoshop photoshop tutorial you can hand colour a black and white photograph in photoshop in a number of ways.
Both of your images are great but i favor the first one. All you need to do is to understand light and shadows and where they fall on your forms. You nailed your hand coloring. Cell shading is the simplest technique.
In this tutorial im looking at how to add colour by making selections and using adjustment layers. How to color and draw on adobe photoshop 6. Adobe photoshop is a more advanced art program than what normally comes with your computer. Heres how to apply the look of hand coloring in lightroom.
Hand colouring is also known as hand painting or overpainting. Rather than try to duplicate a color photograph you want to apply a technique that mimics the subtle hand colored look of the marshalls photo coloring system of pigments photo oils spot colors retouch pencils and other products popular in the 1950s and 60s. Rita and i say wow. Yes indeed the kind of image you start with plays a major role here because what this action is doing is replacing the original image colors with pastel colors.
Learn how to do a cool trick and hand color images in photoshop. Today courtesy of any good photo editing program you can apply your own hand coloring effect to your photos. This training video was recorded in photoshop cs6 but the techniques used will work just as well in photoshop cs6 through the. To choose a color pass the mouse pointer over the spectrum bar and click to choose the approximate color.
To get started open the image in the lightroom develop module. Knowing multiple methods of c. And the advantages of stunning color photography we can still use photoshop to replicate this technique and add great charm to black and white images. How to add color to a black and white photo using adobe photoshop.
Then take the lasso tool select an area and paint with the bucket.