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Partial Color Effect

Create eye-catching images using this technique. It involves transforming a color image to black and white and then revealing portions of the image using layer masks.

Posted by Lesa Snider

Lesa Snider, internationally acclaimed author and speaker, is on a mission to teach the world to create better graphics. She’s the author of several books including the best-selling series, Photoshop: The Missing Manual, iPhoto: The Missing Manual (, and The Skinny Book series of eBooks ( Lesa has authored numerous video workshops ( on Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Photoshop Lightroom, graphic design, and stock photography, and is a regular columnist for Photoshop User, Photographic Elements Techniques, and Macworld magazines. She’s also a stock photographer, a long-time member of the Photoshop World Dream Team of instructors, and captain of her very own Prometheus-class starship. Her website is; Twitter @PhotoLesa;; Google+

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