Tutorials Photoshop Photo Editing Antique photo

Antique photo

FotoFects Photo Editing Mar 10, 2005

Use fill layers and layer masks to create a muted antique photo without reducing contrast.

image 1 1. Open the image for editing.

image 2 2. Create a new Solid Color fill layer (Layer> New Fill Layer> Solid Color) with black as the colour

image 3 3. With the layer mask selected, use the Apply Image tool (Image> Apply Image) to apply the following properties:

Layer: Background
Channel: RGB
Invert: Unchecked
Blending: Multiply
Opacity: 100%

image 4 4. Duplicate the current layer (Ctrl+J), invert (Ctrl+I) the layer mask of the new layer and change the fill color to white.

Antique Photo 5. Rollover the image in this step to see the original image before this Photoshop technique was applied.

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