All posts tagged: Tree Tops

The Trees - 2

Doing Some Trees in Infrared – Tutorial

Over the weekend I received a request from Jim.  He wanted to know if I could help him with a couple of images.  He had taken some of lots of birds in tree tops. He was thinking black and white, and maybe infrared.  I have never does this before, but I was up for a challenge.  I had an idea of what I could do, looked up some tutorials, but in the end did it my own way. I started by opening the image up in Camera Raw, I like the different changes you can make in there. Hopefully you can see the changes I made there.  I have lightened it up a lot, and I tried to lighten the shadows as much as possible. The image was opened in the Photoshop CS6 and saved, image 1. The next step was to click on the Invert Adjustment Layer, it will do this to the image.  This was saved as well, image 2. Both versions were opened, then image 2 was selected, copied (Ctrl A, Ctrl …