$0  
$29.99 * Reach here for 10% off
 
$49.99 * 20% off
 
$70 * 30% off!
 

Vintage Photoshop Actions with a Twist of Contrast & Color Pop

Vintage Photoshop Actions with a Twist of Contrast & Color Pop

This Photoshop actions Blueprint Fan Share was submitted by Amber Snead, who wanted a higher contrast vintage look.

The step-by-step Blueprint:

  • This photo was underexposed and lacked contrast.  I started by using the Quickie Collection to address these issues:
    • Ran Extreme Fill Flash action to brighten the entire photo
    • Used Color Flair – this action lifted the midtones and also added definition and light color pop
    • To add a small amount of dimension in the midtones I used the defog action, Light Fog Fixer.
  • Next I used the Complete Workflow, Touch of Color, to make the photo look even better before my last steps.
Previous post
Play the MCP Name Your Price Game for Photographers
Next post
Pricing Help + Winners of the Easy as Pie Pricing Guide for Photographers

3 Comments

  1. danielle a
    December 10, 2010 at 9:31 am — Reply

    wow- that looks great!

  2. December 14, 2010 at 2:31 am — Reply

    The first and most important itemt hat I would by is this lens. It is a 24mm f/2.8 lens. http://www.adorama.com/NK2428AFD.html Then, reflectors or backdrops would be nice. I do bereavement photography in hospital rooms, and I need a wide angle lens when there are large groups in these small rooms.

    I posted that I love the tutorials, and shared this on facebook.

    I love the trainings and the blogs. I love the information that is given by different photographers to give different ideas as to accomplish various things.

    Okay, and for another chance to win, I shared the contest on my facebook page. http://www.facebook.com/mcpfans?v=app_4949752878#!/

    I don’t twitter.

  3. October 4, 2011 at 9:10 am — Reply

    Great tutorial. I will try this later today on a similar image. Thanks again!

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

*

Back

Cart

SHARE

Vintage Photoshop Actions with a Twist of Contrast & Color Pop