Questions tagged [photo-editing]

Questions about the process of manipulating a photo to achieve a desired result. Ask anything about photo editing techniques such as cropping, colour adjustments, applying filters, enhancing, airbrushing, and anything else design related.

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Gimp: fill cut out photo with photos (2 layer photos)

I want to cut some part of my image and, in the exact place of the cut out portion, place another photo. The image has some text inside, but instead of text place a part of another image. I tried ...
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Trace an image using Photoshop without the pen tool

I drew an image of a centipede and scanned it to my computer. My objective is to trace the image like how this guy in the video is doing it. I tried to google trace image in Photoshop but i keep ...
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How can I deglarify an image?

I was provided an image file, which is a photo of a painting; unfortunately, the photo is not of the best quality, and shows glare. How can I "deglarify" the image? I do not have Photoshop, but I do ...
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How do i recreate this low quality camera, really zoomed in photograph:

How can i recreate this effect on my images? I assume, i need some kind of chromatic aberration and making the resolution worse. i came up with something like this: but it's nowhere near what i ...
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Why do images look different in different software and in different formats

Example: It seems like the colors on the right are the "true" colors, but the PNG file contains some sort of "filter" that enhances the saturation but only gets recognised by certain software ...
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How to remove a white polygon that is fading into a complex background in Photoshop?

In this picture, showing the bottom left part of door (please ignore the black area), I need to remove the white shape. I am attaching the picture before, and the picture after. The picture after is ...
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How to add glow effect on the skin of a model?

I'm working on the post production on a few dress photos, still, the designer of the dresses is not satisfied with the outcome, and wants the second picture to look like the first in terms of skin ...
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Extending the background of an image in Photoshop

Here's an original image I have above. Below, I indicated with an orange rectangle the area I want to use. Right now, I just used a grey rectangle, but it's not working out/doesn't look natural. ...
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How do I convert an RGB black and white photograph to just CMYK black

I have a JPG that is part color and part black and white. How do I convert the black and white part to just black on CMYK? Right now the black and white section is made of all the colors. I tried ...
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Photoshop: a steady stream of water coming out of showerhead with pressure

I have been asked to edit an image of a showerhead, where the water looks in pic below (i.e. a photo taken in very high shutter speed where the water flowing from the shower head looks like individual ...
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How to create a partial clipping mask?

I want to create an image similar to this. How can I clip mask only half of the image into the object while the rest of half still stays in the full image? In the attached image, half of the ...
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How can I Photoshop Oil into a Water Bottle?

I've been working on a project where I need to fill in a bottle of water with thick, black crude oil (it's supposed to be a visual metaphor). I initially found this question, but following its ...
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Photoshop: How to enlarge a cropped section to show detail?

I would like to in-lay a zoom-ed crop of my photo within the main photo. The in-layed photo would be on a free part of the background, just to show-case the detail. Is the rectangle tool + layer with ...
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Replicate curves adjustment in Photoshop

I edited an image with a curves adjustment on all the channels (RGB, red, green and blue). Now I want to know how those curves looked like, so I can use them again/edit them. But I made this edit a ...
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How to remove cloth pattern and change color but keep shadows?

In the passport image, using Photoshop, I want to change the suit color to black, remove the shirt pattern and change the shirt color to white but I want to keep the shadows. I tried to change the ...
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How to remove background form bulk images easily? [duplicate]

I have about 7000 images per day to remove background. How can i do it easily using action or something like that? Does anyone know any easy way? I'm looking for macros or something like that ...
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How can I turn a low-quality photo into a professional photo?

I have a low-quality photo that was taken with a phone. I cut around the photo with the lasso tool and put it on a carpet background, but nothing is natural when the cut photo is placed. I have ...
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How to color an image with black without losing texture or detail

I am becoming quite adept at using gimp but i'm still learning. When using pencil brush or airbrush by changing the mode from normal to hue or color I am able to change a color to another without ...
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How to remove color while leaving gradients intact

I was looking at this page, which is a demo allowing the user to choose the colors of certain parts of a motorcycle. It struck me that while the user chooses flat colors, the result still shows the ...
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How to achieve this type of an effect?

I am trying to do something like this. Can someone tell me which technique has been used to get this effect in the picture?
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How to blend in a portrait with lots of loose hair on a dark background?

I have an image of a child I isolated. When I choose a dark or non-bright background for her picture, her hair is not looking good: a halo of white remains around it. on white background: How can I ...
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How is this red/blue effect created?

How do I achieve this effect in colours. I've seen similar effect on Halsey cover art as well. Proficient in CC so hopefully it shouldn't be too hard, just thought I'd ask here first.
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Automation: how to scale and place a images in the given area?

I have two thousand PNG images. I need to scale up the images to place it inside the whitebox; also the edges of the images should touch the red color in any two sides (shown arrow below) how to ...
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How to recreate this image of an exploding 'sphere'

I have been trying to recreate this image. It looks to be a sphere which is exploding from its core, made from only lines and small circles. Can anybody help me recreate this sphere? I have looked in ...
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How would I go about creating a shadow similar to this?

I have about 75 images of watches and I'm looking to create an action to automate creating a shadow similar to this Rolex below. As you can see the shadow creates a 3D effect, making it look like ...
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Matching skin color of different images

How can I match the foreground face to the surrounding faces? I tried a couple of color matching techniques, both Photoshop built-in and manual, but I suspect there is more than just the color to be ...
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How do I make this ripped paper/vintage effect?

I am using photoshop. I have tried by following this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LxbC5HKnT3o But it doesn't seem to have the vintage/realistic touch to it. Any help is much appreciated....
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How do I make this dark colored overlay/filter effect and what are these effects called? [duplicate]

I am trying to make the color effect as seen above. I have considered color overlays but I think its more than putting a color overlay over a picture. Any help is much appreciated. I am using ...
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Improving the quality of a picture taken at night

I took this photo at night: there is a green bush between the two chairs at the right, and green synthetic grass below the chairs, but they are barely visible. Is there any way to improve this ...
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How to batch edit the background of photos?

I have a fairly large number of images of peoples faces that all have slightly different back drops. I want to standardise these backgrounds to a block colour (blue/white/green). I was wondering how ...
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Is there a way to remove a snapchat effect from a picture?

I took a great picture of the sky the other day but it was on snapchat and i covered a tree by painting yellow streaks over it on the snap, that's the only pic I saved to my phone but I wanted to know ...
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Removing shadow across a face in Photoshop CS6

I'm editing an outdoor group photo for a friend and one of the people in the photo has a shadow across their face that I'd like to remove or at least diminish. The area of the face in the image is ...
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How do I convert a black/white image so that the it has a transparency gradient (White=opaque/Black=transparent/Grey=Everything in between.)

I have a logo image which I need to make transparent for my web page. I need the black parts of the image to be transparent while the white is opaque and the greys are of various levels of ...
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When I paste an image into photoshop it is blurry

I open a high quality photo in Photoshop. I then cut the section I want into another image (I am making a cover photo for Facebook 848 x 315 px). When I paste the image and scale it appropriately it ...
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How to change Black CMYK Values to bring the Total Ink Coverage down for printing?

I am trying to edit a picture that is mostly black with values CMYK - 75 68 67 90 and near and Total Ink value of 300. I am looking to bring the CMYK values of this down to CMYK 40 20 0 100 as ...
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Confused by resolution/dpi with Retina screen

I'm very confused by my Retina screen on the latest Macbook Pro. I edit my photos in photoshop, where they look how I want it. I edit them in 150 dpi, mostly in the size 1772 x 1173 pixels. It fit's ...
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How to superimpose image on all dark areas of another image

I'm trying to obtain this effect, but Photoshop is failing me (more like the other way around). What I'm trying to pull off is a superimposition of a second image or pattern of colours on all the ...
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How to design and print 3d anamorphic images?

Here's some photo of what I'm talking about the majority I've seen are floor and wall but I need to create this 3d effect on wall and ceiling with an aerial London skyline and clouds. using the image ...
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How to create Anamorphic, Optical Illusion, 3D Large format print?

Sorry it's a broad question.. I have a project where I am making the inside of a trailer look like it's either the interior of an aeroplane, or its an aeroplane with no roof, so you have visible site ...
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How to match skin tones in Photoshop?

I took a picture but she has a really noticeable farmer's tan on her arms. Crazy Florida weather! How can I fix it in post production? I tried a color overlay but that didn't work.
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Photoshop - Blur Effect?

How did he do that? I can not find the path to that artwork.
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How to remove faces in GIMP?

I see other people do this, to make it look like a person has no facial features at all, akin to Slenderman. I'd like to do this on my own, but Google heeds no results. I know it has something to do ...
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How to split a photo into circles in PS?

Hy there I have an idea that can be originated to spitting a photograph into separate pieces and hang on the wall (see picture attached). However I would like to divide the picture into smaller-...
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Make text readable by reparing a image

I have a few pictures that contain some text. What is the best way to fix a low resolution photo, in order to make the text readable? I'm not an advanced user of photo editors, and I don't know any ...
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How to put a face on a coin?

I'm new to Corel PaintShop, and I recently purchased a copy of PaintShop Pro X8 Ultimate. I've been following the tutorials and learning the basics, but I can't find an example of what I'm attempting ...
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How to stitch images vertically in Photoshop?

For fun I want to stich together the starwars saga. I have the images downloaded and I am stiching them in chunks. The problem is when a graphic element is duplicated and also rotated in separate ...
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How to recreate this Arctic Monkeys wallpaper?

This wallpaper: Looks like it is based of this image: Original http://www.emimusic.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Arctic-Monkeys.jpg How could this be recreated in a method that would work with ...
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background sky of a photo: removing the darker color

I am new here! So this is a part of a photo I took at Washington Monument. As you can see the left side has become slightly darker. Is there any way to fix it? Thanks. Sorry for this unusually long ...
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How to eliminate the white highlights?

How do I tone down the extreme white that shows up along the side of his neck, his ear, and on his knuckles? Adjusting the contrast doesn't seem to help. EDIT: (Some background information on what I'...
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Something is wrong with the levels of my textures

I'm trying to learn the UV mapping process in blender and I'm following a video tutorial. At a certain point,he says that there is the need to use adobe photoshop to paint the textures. I've been able ...

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