Create cyanotypes in Photoshop Elements

Tone your black and white images with a wash of colour for a creative way to convert to mono

Digital Camera’s 10-part series ‘Teach Yourself Photoshop’ builds into a complete video reference library. These easy-to-follow video guides will take you on a start-to-finish journey through perfecting your photos in the digital darkroom. In this video you’ll discover how to liven up a dull photograph by converting to mono and then adding a wash of colour, creating a ‘cyanotype’. Just follow these simple steps for a creative twist on classic black and white conversion. Learn to use Layers, Blending Modes, Adjustment Layers, Dodge Tool and more. Click the links to the right and build up the complete collection with each new issue of Digital Camera.