Adding Drama with Selective Color
Alter the mood in your photos, or draw attention to your subject matter, by using the popular selective color technique! Click through to learn more!
Emily Fulford has been a Corel employee for more than 5 years and has been using Corel products since she was 12 years old. Her expertise with CorelDRAW Graphics Suite has led her to become a Subject Matter Expert. Currently, she works as a Discovery Center Video Producer and Product Trainer. Emily has many artistic talents, including drawing and painting, and she is passionate about marine photography. She has even written an illustrated children's book! Emily offers personalized One-on-One training sessions on any topic of your choice.Tutorials by Emily Fulford
Selective color is a popular post-processing technique where the majority of an image is converted to black and white, while some parts of the image are left in color. This is a great way to emphasize subject matter in your photos, or add a dramatic tone to them.
In this PaintShop Pro tutorial, you will learn how to:
- Work with multiple layers.
- Use selection tools.
- Convert an image to black and white.
- Isolate color on a black and white image.
Take a look at the before and after images below.