View Full Version : How To Colorize A Certain Item In Photoshop

Apr 26, 2006, 01:40 PM
Hey people. I was wondering how to add color to only a certain item in a photoshop using Photoshop because I think it looks really, really cool! You guys probably know what I'm talking about but this is an example:


Can someone teach me how to do this? Say I have a full color wallpaper and I want it to be all black & white, but only have a colored red car in the distance. Teach meh'!


Apr 26, 2006, 01:44 PM
Some discussion of how to do it in this (http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=163922) thread. Also here (http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=193478).

Apr 26, 2006, 02:09 PM
Thanks so much! That was really easy. Check it out:

http://img251.imageshack.us/img251/9549/44xb.th.jpg (http://img251.imageshack.us/my.php?image=44xb.jpg)

Apr 26, 2006, 02:15 PM
Not a fan of the camera flash reflected in the screen, but the colorizing is nice. Amazing how so little color can look so cool...

Apr 26, 2006, 02:18 PM
I know, I was just testing it out on any old image to see how it worked. Thanks man.