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Colouring black and white photos.

A showcase of colouring black and white images using photoshop. Old photos now re-imaged in colour, researched for accuracy and historically correct.

About Colourising Black and White

Your precious old black and white photo was only like that as no colour photography was around back then. What if you could have that old photo colourised with my colourising service?

To colourise a photo, layers of hues and colour shades are added to the image. This builds up the colouring and produce a photo that bursts into life. Do get in touch and see what colouring can do for you!

If you wanted to explore more options for colouring images you can see some of these photo with added sound over at my Behance colouring gallery or on the blog post describing the story behind these ambient images.

For more reading on colouring black and white images choose from the selection of blog posts below. For a new selection just refresh the page.

Colouring photos blog

27
FEB
2015
Video colouring a photo with blend modes

Colouring an image with multiple blend modes

This post is a quick look at one part of the process of Colouring an image with multiple blend modes and coloured layers. It is just a brief look at a working image of how there are no set rules about which blend modes to choose when trying to colour an image. Its what works best...

Colourising B&W blog

27
FEB
2015
Video colouring a photo with blend modes

Colouring an image with multiple blend modes

This post is a quick look at one part of the process of Colouring an image with multiple blend modes and coloured layers. It is just a brief look at a working image of how there are no set rules about which blend modes to choose when trying to colour an image. Its what works best...

Recolouring old photos blog

29
JUN
2011
A heavily faded colour photo before restoration

Correct heavily faded colour

A customer of mine recently sent me this photo. As you can see it is faded heavily in the middle due to sun exposure It’s always sad to see your photos face in this way but all is not lost. The first task was to see if I could recover any colour at the scanning stage. This...