Photoshop film effect tutorial: solarise your images

Recreate a classic ‘solarised’ image in the digital darkroom with this video lesson 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 find out how to recreate… Continue reading

Create film grain in black and white photos

Use film grain to convert dull landscapes into dramatic mono scenes 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 mimic traditional film grain… Continue reading

Adjust mono tones in Photoshop Elements

Learn how to use the Hue/Saturation adjustment layer to create a monochrome image 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 find out how to use a… Continue reading

Convert to black and white in Photoshop Elements

Get to grips with mono conversion with this simple guide to black and white in Photoshop Elements 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… Continue reading

10 quick black and white photography tips

Photoshop Toning: recreate a duotone effect

Learn to see the world in shades of grey and discover the art of black and white photography. Here are 10 excellent black and white photography tips to get you started…

How to recreate a split-tone effect in Photoshop Elements

Give mono shots a creative twist by mimicking a striking split-tone effect in Photoshop CS3(or above)’s RAW editor. In the traditional darkroom, split-tone effects are applied to images using a combination of chemicals to tint different tonal areas, such as shadows and highlights. This can be created using Photoshop, and is a great way to… Continue reading