Adding color to a black and white picture

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Adding color to a black and white picture

How to colorize your old black and white pictures and make them look like new.
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  • Submitted on: 2008-04-14 09:07:54

  • Submitted By: Devesh Khanna

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Heres a quick and easy way to color black and white images in Photoshop.

1. Open your black and white image in Photoshop

2. Copy the image onto a new layer

3.Select the paint brush tool and set the mode to "color". I set it at 80 percent opacity. You can use whatever opacity setting you like however.    More detail...

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