Creating an antique photo effect


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Creating an antique photo effect

In this lesson, we'll take a color photograph, and apply a variety of creative effects, to produce a result that has the look of an old faded photo. Of course, with an old photo immediately makes me think of a black and white image. So I'm going to start by adding a black and white adjustment layer. I can fine tune the overall appearance of the image. Perhaps darkening or lightening specific color values. And maybe I'll brighten up the truck a little bit. And darken up some of the background. And that looks to be pretty good as a starting point. And then I'd like to add a sepia tone type of effect. So I'm going to turn on the Tint check box.

You can see I have a basic sepia effect right off the bat. But it's a little too saturated, and not quite the right color. So I'm going to click the Color swatch. And in the Color Picker, I'll find a different color. I'm going to choose the Hue option here. And I think I'd like something that'...

Creating an antique photo effect
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Creating an antique photo effect provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Creative Effects Workshop

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