Slices of Life: The Blog of Urbin Photography

Observations by Photographer Mark Urbin

More post production work.

Here is another selective colorization photo.

Colorized American Flag

A nice way to touch up Black & White photographs and fairly easy to do. 

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February 4, 2009 Posted by | Black and White, New England, Photography, Urbin Photography | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Selective Colorization using GIMP

Photoshop can be a tad expensive, so a lot of photographers turn to GIMP, an open source digital image editor with many of the same features.

A common trick of digital editing is Selective Colorization.  That is where you have a single color in an otherwise black and white photo.  Here is a straightforward tutorial on how to do that in GIMP

Here is an example.  Note the red on the belt.

Selective Colorization example

Here is another example and two more.

January 29, 2009 Posted by | Black and White, How To, Martial Arts, People, Photography | , , , , , , | 3 Comments