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1) Layer>New adjustment layer>Black & White>Set to softlight
Reds: 6
Yellows: 83
Greens: 71
Cyans: 92
Blues: 17
Magentas: 66

2) Layer>New fill layer>Set to exclusion
Choose #2e081a

3) Layer>New adjustment layer>Levels>Set to lighter color
RGB: 29 1.25 255
Red: 26 1.00 255

4) Layer>New adjustment layer>Color balance
Midtones: 7 0 0
Shadows: 1 -1 -12
Highlights: -8 -21 -10

5) Layer>New adjustment layer>Selective color
Reds: -29 0 -36 0
Yellows: -21 0 -2 0
Whites: 1 0 0 0
Neutrals: 6 0 15 0

6) Layer>New adjustment layer>Selective color
Yellows: 0 0 -24 0

7) Ctrl+A>Edit>Copy Merged>Ctrl+V

8) Filter>Sharpen

9) Edit>Fade Sharpen>Fade to 75%

If your base is too pale, add this step

10) Layer>New adjustment layer>Hue/Sat
Master: 0 11 0
Yellows: 0 22 0
Magentas: 0 -3 0

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