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tony64 18 204 9 England
19 Jan 2008 3:49PM
Hi Juliet, this is a natural pose and looks good! Could you PM me that bw/colour info? I'd like to know the best way too!
Many thanks!
Well done!
Tony
Buffalo_Tom Plus
16 2.3k 29 Wales
19 Jan 2008 4:06PM
Super candid,excellent detail in the door and walls.I wonder what is on his mind.Well done.
Tom.
kaybee 18 8.4k 27 Scotland
19 Jan 2008 4:14PM
Glad to see you worked it out. Looks pretty well done on the edges too
HelenLloyd 15 9 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2008 4:59PM
great capture and i like what you've done with the b/w background. i'd be interested in how you've achieved this too (being relatively new to photoshop).
CrownJoolz 15 7 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2008 5:57PM
Create a new layer in photoshop.

At the bottom of the layer is a circle half black and white. Click on that and choose black and white from the drop down menu.

now choose the brush tool from the left hand boxed menu. change the size of the brush using the lower toolbar menu (you'll see the brush size circle and a number) depending on the area size in your photo.

now change the opacity on the lower toolbar slider to decide how much colour you want to allow through.

now just use your cursor to brush over the part of the image you want in colour - it really is that easy!!!

cheers - Juliet xxx
Sue_R 16 11 6 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2008 6:26PM
Well spotted! And I love the effect you've created with the black and white background. Looks great with the muted colours of the clothes he's wearing.

Sue
akw 15 341 3 England
19 Jan 2008 6:48PM
Excellent effect, great candid shot
alan
TRUEX 15 218 10
19 Jan 2008 8:27PM
Nice capture,wonder what or who he was waiting for.........Marcus
francisg 18 705 1 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2008 10:28PM
The Manipulation works very well. An exelent portrait.
Sezz 17 619 15 England
19 Jan 2008 10:39PM
The selective colouring works well here, good candid, well taken!

Sez *
proz 18 205 United States
20 Jan 2008 12:02AM
super job on the selective color, this is a great shot with lots of interesting detail and an interesting main character.
20 Jan 2008 12:22AM
Good natural looking image good lighting
Andy
fentiger 21 920 24 England
20 Jan 2008 4:05PM
Great character study enhanced by the selective colours.

Albert
MDaniel 16 3 3 Ghana
13 Feb 2008 10:48AM
lovely image
James_G 15 166 5
21 Feb 2008 2:10PM
Great candid shot. He's waiting for a girl, must be!
chieflong 16 3 Canada
1 Mar 2008 3:50AM
Fantastic capture my friend! Looks like you have mastered the selective colouring! Well done.
Guy
2 Mar 2008 9:00PM
That's good..
Chris
Raindancer 16 20 United Kingdom
31 Mar 2008 10:36AM
Definitely deserves a RC..... Smile

Great candid shot....

Rog
robolsen 14 2 United Kingdom
4 May 2008 4:09PM
A great shot!
svatos 15 Czech Republic
4 May 2008 4:50PM
very nice moment, LS
7 Feb 2009 10:26PM
Great shot bet he's waiting for a girl.
Dave

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