View Full Version : How the better way to colorize a image???

11 November 2003, 12:54 PM
Hey guys!!! I'm new in Photoshop and i want to colorize some pics of a manga.

I made some this colorized page:

My color image (

And the original is this:

Original image (

Its my first work in Photoshop, is this good??

You have some tutorial of this ???

(if image don't load, try again please! Refresh the open Window)

11 November 2003, 02:52 PM
Sorry couldn't get any images to load from those links, even after refreshing so not sure exactly what you are trying to do. Might try putting the URL to the link in your post so they show up in the post. (ie

You can always go to

and sign up (it is free) and download some actions. There are some good colorize actions as well as many other cool scripts.

Hope this helps.

11 November 2003, 05:49 PM

The don't allow direct access to files, so i made a web page. The link is:

I colorized using wand tool and creating a new layer to each part of the picture. I create 18 layers.

11 November 2003, 06:04 PM
I can't see the images, so I'll take a stab in the dark with some general advice.

One of the tricks most people miss when colourizing b&w is tonal variation. Very important! And, almost any way you cut it, you will be doing a lot of painting.

Colourize with Weadah (

Oh, man. I finally got to see the pics and it looks like I was *way* off the mark.

11 November 2003, 06:11 PM
see UP, i edited the post whit the link.

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