Selective Color Can Wow Your Friends

21 May

Hello Everyone,
Want a creative way to make a particular part of a picture stand out? Try a method called Selective Color to your pictures. This will allow you to accent an image in color over a black and white picture. You can do this with the Paint function in Windows Live Photo Gallery. Windows Live Photo Gallery is free and can be downloaded to your PC by going to All you need to do to create a selective color photo is:
1. Open up a color picture in the Paint function.
2. Open up the same picture in the paint function as a black and white picture
3. Use your free form selection button to trace out the image you want in color
4. Click Copy
5. Paste the copied image on the black and white picture in the paint function
6. Choose Transparent Selection
7. Click and drag the image over the black and white image to accent the color

It’s easy and a fun way to get creative with your pictures.


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