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Create Cinematic Portrait using Photoshop CS6 | TrickyPhotoshop


Create a new layer and rename it to Gradient. Make white as your foreground color. Grab Gradient tool from the tool panel or you can press Shift+G again and again until it comes. In the option bar select the type as foreground to transparent and mode to Linear gradient.


Zoom out your image by pressing Ctrl+(-)/Cmd+(-). Hold down Shift to draw the straight line. Now draw the gradient.


Your image should look like this.


Lets add a bit more contrast to the image. Go to Layer>New Adjustment Layer>Curves. Change the preset to Linear Contrast.


And you are done here.



And you are done here.

Read my next tutorial where I will be discussing about Preparing a Grayscale Image for Printing using Photoshop.

Thanks for reading this article. Hopefully we’ll meet again in four days.

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