Project 9: Color Splash

Video demo:

For this assignment, you are going to take a photo of and object and using the selection tools, masking, and become a splash of color.

Here are some examples that might inspire you:

Of this project, you will need an interesting photo that you have taken with the camera. Bring that image into Photoshop. From there, follow these instructions:

  1. Go to the LAYER menu and select DUPLICATE LAYER.
  2. Convert that top layer into black and white by going to IMAGE > ADJUSTMENT > DESATURATE.
  3. Use the ERASER tool, the MAGNETIC LASSO, or other selection tool to erase the black and white layer to reveal the color below it.