1. J

    How to create coloring book pages from photos

    Hi, I'm trying to create coloring book pages from photos. There seems to be a general technique online where a photo is copied, inverted, desaturated with a mode set to color dodge, then a Gaussian blur is applied. I've seen other techniques just by applying a sketch or photocopy filter...
  2. G

    Any ideas what Effects were used to create this Photo?

    I realize a lof of this image was in a careful photography setup, but Im interested in how to styalize photos in this way. Seems to be some selective black and white, and the face coloring makes it appear almost HDR but I cant quite figure it out.... The high contrast in the ice is a nice...
  3. gedstar

    Just a coloring exercise

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  4. L

    Illustrator How to color unclosed paths

    Hello everyone, I really hope someone is able to help me with coloring my logo in Illustrator. I'm confused as I can't use Live Paint for some reason and I'm not sure what the right way to color it is (since the paths aren't closed). This is my current logo: I made a quick example in...
  5. S

    Need some coloring help....

    Hi all! Just posted a thread yesterday and learned how to create a ribbed glass I just need to figure out how to the coloring I want! Here's a picture of what I have so far.... I'm doing a painting series...the first painting is based off of this image, so I want to have a...
  6. P

    Scripting CS3 Coloring Book script

    Hi I have CS3 and am looking for a script that will create coloring book pages for me in Photoshop. Can someone point me to where I might find something like that. Thank you!
  7. N

    Pen and Ink Drawings

    Happy New Year to all! I'll be returning to my volunteer position at our local botanical gardens and am in need of some coaching once again. One of the problems I keep encountering is in trying to even out the tones when I'm scanning and working on the old black and white sketches. I am...
  8. C

    New here! a couple of before and after photos!

    Hello everyone! I am new here and this will be my first post! I love drawing and coloring, and recently i've decided i wanted to try to photoshop a couple.
  9. Jessicayla

    Cartoon me!

    Long time no see, everyone. I'm liking the new forum layout :D Anywho, I made a drawing, as seen here: And turned it into an icon for myself! I suck at coloring so I think that was my major downfall here but I like the end result. Any tips on good brushes to help color in stuff like this and...
  10. S

    Help Achieving This Effect?

    I'm curious how to achieve this coloring effect? I'm hoping there is a filter or plug-in that will give me something similar?
  11. Resin

    Overlapping Color Issues.

    Hello there. I'm currently working on coloring a grayscaled picture. I recently downloaded the free CS3 from the Adobe website. I've never had this particular thing happen before and I don't know how to fix it, but I need to figure out how to keep the colors from melding. If I go over an area...
  12. P

    Coloring and Matching Skin Color

    Hey guys! :) I'm working with 2 pictures of people. My goal is to replace the face-parts (lips, eyes etc.) with each other. So person 1 will get the mouth of person 2, and backwards. pretty simple, as all I have to do is match the skin color, and from now - piece of cake. (I actually said...
  13. Z

    tried my hand at coloring an image

    i think it went quite well actually :P original: mine: Original mine: that on got some filter effects, I'm using it in another project soo :P comments and critique is welcome of course, don't be too harsh though, why am i saying that? you never are :P anway i'll check back in the morning...
  14. D

    How To get trail effect and coloring?

    Hey all first time post.. this place has TONS of info I cant wait to dig into. That being said was wondering if any of you gurus could help explain, or offer some tips/general direction to go in to get this affect? I REALLY like the way the uniform seems to liquify and trail off the player...
  15. gohan2091

    My First Attempt At Colouring

    I made my first attempt at colouring in a black and white image in Photoshop and was wondering if people here can give me opinions? How realistic does it look coloured? Is the skin tone accurate? Can you suggest improvements? Thanks all!
  16. Z

    what colors go well with the tiger coloring?

    i'm making a wallpaper and i want to know what colours would go together nicely with the coloring of a Tiger? (the animal not the Panzer)
  17. A

    Coloring Issue

    Hey, so I've been following a tutorial on how to color sketches on photoshop, and it was all going great until... I added a new layer and selected "color" mode but when I actually added the colour to the image, it wasn't really the colour selected. For example, I chose a dark green colour...
  18. S

    Illustrator Coloring vector cartoons in illustrator.

    Hello. I have searched a lot about this on the web, but I couldn't find anything concrete. Basically, most tutorials mention how you scan a sketch, make a clear outline in photoshop and import in illustrator. Then I would need to use pen tool and create shapes. It will all be in 1 "line layer"...
  19. AlexandraR


    I added colors on black and white picture and played around. I liked doing it. What do you think about it?
  20. P

    Texture and coloring effect

    Hello All! I would like to know how to make the texture effect in the first poster (green/red one) and the kind of red spray coloring in the second one. Thanks Penny