I'm a Photoshop newbie and I am having trouble achieving a specific effect for a composite. I started with these two photos:



I want to achieve this:


I was able to cut the girls out and kinda blend them with the background but I have no idea how to adjust the colours. This is what I have so far:

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I like to use the Camera RAW filter in Photoshop for such colour toning. It's good because all the controls are in the one place, and using the filter on a Smart Object is non-destructive.

Select both your layers, and go to Filter > Convert for Smart Filters. Then do Filter > Camera RAW filter.

As a starting point, use the following settings in the Basic tab (left) and Split Toning tab (right)

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Here's the result - of course you can continue to tweak the settings a little until you get the desired result.

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