The traditional process of toning black and white images involved experimenting in a darkroom with hazardous chemicals. Fortunately nowadays we can replicate these effects and tone digital monochrome images during the post-processing stage.
In the "Master the Art of Colouring Black and White Photographs" course you will learn how to add emotional value to your monochrome photographs. Discover how to turn your finely tuned black and white conversions into impactful artwork. To get a taste of toning effects start by experimenting with 10 handcrafted Photoshop Actions. They are ready to download and very helpful when managing big projects containing multiple images. With one button click you can apply complex colourisation to multiple images.
Learn how to evaluate your black and white images and enhance their mood with powerful toning techniques. Start with neutral monochrome image and discover endless possibilities available with skilful digital colouring. Make your images nostalgic and dreamy with creamy sepia tones or create cool, remote ambient by injecting blue tone. You can go fo modern, sophisticated look an a more neutral side or try vintage print toning that mimics the way photographic prints fade and turn yellow over time. Get the washed-out look or go for deep, saturated tones. Your images - your vision!
Toning monochrome photographs is great fun - learn techniques presented in this course and enjoy playing with your favourite black and white images.
Principles behind effective black and white toning processes
Evaluate b&w images in terms of tonal palette
Create and add a Monotone colorisation effect to your images
Create and apply a Duotone / Split Tone colorisation effect to your images
Automate toning with Photoshop Actions
Create ready to print tinted photograph with a colour passepartout
Work in a non-destructive way with the use of most powerful Photoshop techniques and tools
Skills You Will Gain
“Excellent presentation. On my way to experimenting in ways I did not know about. Thank you for the actions included in this course.”Wanda Sanders
“One of the most professionally presented courses I have taken. The style is such that the presenter really could be sitting right next to you and gently discussing and demonstrating the possibilities you now have before you. Inspirational. The set of pre-recorded actions will provide confidence for the beginner.”Brian George
“Totally enjoy her meticulous and organised teaching style ... great learning. Thank you!”Annemarie Clinton
• 2 hours of in-depth content for beginning / intermediate users
• High resolution TIFF files for you to edit along with the videos
• 10 hand crafted B&W Toning Photoshop Actions
- Hue Saturation Method
- Color Balance Method
- Duo Tone Photoshop Method
- Color Fill Layer Method
- Gradient Map Method
- The Curves Tool Technique
- Speed up your workflow with Actions!
- Toning Techniques Summary
- Create Tinted B&W image with Colour Passepartout in a Few Steps
- Thank you!
- Download Resources Here