In this photoshop editing tutorial, learn how to add color or easily colorize your grey neutral background in Photoshop using color range tool.
Add Color to Portrait Background Photoshop Tutorial :
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How to add color to grey background in photoshop.
First make selection of the background using ‘color range.’
Take eyedropper and click to sample the colors you want included.
Use a Solid Color or Gradient Fill adjustment layer in order to add a color to the background.
Choose color preset to your preference.
Adjust angle, scale and style.
Now change blending mode to soft light.
Hold ALT or OPT key and click on mask to view.
Take black brush & Mask out areas of your image that you do not want effected by your changes.
Select mask and then go to properties.
Adjust feather slider to soften the edges of the mask.
You can always substitute or change the overall color of your background with hue/saturation layer.