An infrared zen garden Photoshop Black-and-White


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An infrared zen garden

Sometimes there simply isn't a way to capture in color the impact of a particular scene. In this lesson we'll explore just such an image. This photo of a zen garden in Kyoto, Japan represents a very ethereal and peaceful experience. And yet the full color photo doesn't convey that mood. Let's take a look at how we might achieve the emotion of the experience in the final image. When I think about the experience I was having when I photographed this image, I think the main word that comes to mind is ethereal, and so I wanted to convey something of a more ethereal experience here.

To start with I felt that that required me to remove the color from the image and so the first step here will be to add a new black and white adjustment layer. Now black and white image by itself is certainly interesting but in this particular case I think an infrared interpretation will produce something that's a little bit more dream like and ethereal. So I'll increase the ...

An infrared zen garden
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An infrared zen garden provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Black-and-White Workshop

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