Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding an Invert adjustment layer, part of Photoshop: Creative Effects (2011).
The concept of an inverted image isn't exactly unique and in many cases, won't …produce an especially creative effect. However, in this lesson, I'm going to …show you both how an inverted effect can be applied with ease, as well as a method …you can use, to produce a more interesting interpretation of that image. …Let's get started. First, we'll take a look at the basic …process of creating an inverted image and there's actually an Adjustment layer …created exactly for that purpose. So at the bottom of the layers panel, …I'll click the button to add a new Adjustment layer, that's the half black, …half white circle icon and I will choose the Invert option from the pop-up menu …that appears. This will add an Invert Adjustment Layer.…
And as you can see on the adjustment panel, there are actually no adjustments …to apply, no settings that you can manipulate to change the behavior of the …Invert Adjustment Layer. It simply inverts all of the values in …the image. So that dark values appear bright, and …
- Safely experimenting with creativity
- Creating a black-and-white effect
- Using Curves presets for creative effects
- Applying a vignette
- Using the Filter Gallery
- Applying a Gradient Map adjustment
- Creating a multiple exposure effect
- Hand-painting an image
- Creative projects
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Creative Basics
2. Expanded Creativity
3. Targeted Creativity
4. Creative Projects
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