Isabella (coldintheinside) wrote in icon_tutorial,
Isabella
coldintheinside
icon_tutorial

taylor swift coloring tutorial

to

not translatable.
done in CS2.
selective coloring.
.psd included. (upon request)
4-6 steps.
all images friendly.


1. duplicate your base.
set it at soflight @ 50%.
(depends on image. if it is very dark, put it at 70-80%)

2. layers >> new adjustment layer >> selective color

settings:
RED:
cyan: -100
magenta: -71
yellow: -83
black: +55
YELLOW:
cyan: -100
magenta: -100
yellow: +100
black: +100
NEUTRALS:
cyan: +68
magenta: 0
yellow: -21
black: 0

3. duplicate base, drag to the top.
set it at softlight @ 100%.

4. another selective color layer.

settings:
settings:
RED:
cyan: -100
magenta: +100
yellow: -100
black: +100
YELLOW:
cyan: -100
magenta: 0
yellow: -47
black: -58
GREENS:
cyan: 0
magenta: +100
yellow: 0
black: 0
WHITES:
cyan: 0
magenta: 0
yellow: 0
black: -100
NEUTRALS:
cyan: +32
magenta: +13
yellow: 0
black: -22

**EXTRA BLING! :D

-> my image is too bright!
  • duplicate base, bring to the top and set it at multiply @ 40%.

  • still too bright? up the percentage to 50%, 60% and so on. dont go to 90% or 100%.

example of this method:


--> my image turns out pixelated!
  • click on the base, go to filter >> blur >> gaussian blur. radius= 1.0 pixels.

  • still blur? radius= 2.0 pixels

example of this method:


---> anything else? dont be afraid to shout! :D i'll help!
example of this tut:


ps. taylor swift's love story music video is really really gorgeous!
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