Monday, October 8, 2012

Myra Zhara - Wanna learn my tone?

Hey guys, honestly I'm in a good mood of sharing my knowledge. I know not all of you willing to do this. the reason is very simple, I learn it for free from youtube. technically this tone is call Sephia. As far as I know there are so many approach in getting the tone with different output. I will teach you how to get the tone from this :
(Original tone produced from Sony a850 and Minolta 85mm f1.4G(D) )

to this :
(Light Sephia Tone)

1. Open image in Photoshop CS
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2. Duplicate layer (CTRL + J or right click mouse and duplicate)
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3. Click on Adjustment Layers and click Curves
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4. Go to the Blue Channel
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5. Adjust the input(255) and output(213) of the channel.
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6. Next, go to the Green channel and adjust the midtones. Drag the center line down to get more red or up to get more green
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7. After that go to the Red Channel and adjust the input(255) and output(215)
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8. Finally, go to RGB and drag up the center line to your personal liking. this will give a fill light effect
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Its easy right? Try it and find out. I just play with curves to get the tone. Special thanks to

1 comment:

  1. simple way to play with tone.. thanks fr sharing