Post Production

I am going to photograph my subject on a white background and add the colour in afterwards. This will allow me to make any colour background I choose and enable me to select the best colour background for the image, It will also make the portraits more efficient because I won’t have to buy and carry lots of different coloured backgrounds.

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Make a new layer and use the Colour Fill tool.

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Choose the colour that you want.

Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 15.55.11Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 15.56.41           Take the opacity down to around 30% and change the blending mode to multiply this shows a little bit more of the subject but it is still a little yellow on the bird.Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 15.56.33          paint in a layer mask so that the background is the only part effected by the colour.

Bird Portrait 3 AOP

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