In this video, learn how to clean up your image using Desaturate, Levels, and the Brush tool.
- [Instructor] All right, now let's get started … cleaning this up so we can add some color. … The first thing we want to do is de-saturate. … Now it's obvious that I need to do this … because there is some red pencil in this illustration, … but even if your scan is just appearing to be gray, … it's a really good idea to de-saturate … because there might be some little colors mixed in there. … And to do that, we're going to go up to image, adjustments, … and we're going to go down to de-saturate, … and all that does is take all the color information … out of the image. … And now if you take a close look at it, … you can see that the background's kind of dingy and gray … To fix that, we're going to go up to image, adjustments, … and this time, we're going to select levels. … Now levels is kind of awesome. … When you look at this area in the center, … it's called a histogram. … All the white information … is over here where there's this big chunk of white, … and the all the black information's on this side. …
- Why render in Photoshop?
- Scanning artwork
- Using Dodge and Burn
- Using the drawing and painting tools in Photoshop
- Adding color to your images
- Working with scanned color illustrations
- Layout styles for fashion portfolios
- Working with color libraries
- Creating mood boards
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Basics You Need to Know
2. Working with Sketches
3. Working with Scanned Color Illustrations
Saving for print2m 15s
5. Creating Mood Boards
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