Photo Colorization: Colorize Historical Photos in Photoshop
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Photo Colorization: Colorize Historical Photos in Photoshop

Learn how to add color to black & white photographs in Photoshop with this complete beginner colorization course!
4.0 (115 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
16,237 students enrolled
Last updated 1/2018
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 8 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn how to properly colorize black and white photographs
  • Learn a fun & new skill
  • Improve your Photoshop skills
Requirements
  • Internet access
  • FREE trial or any other version of Photoshop
  • (optional) Wacom Bamboo stylus tablet
Description

You're here to learn how to colorize (aka add color) to black and white photographs, right?

Colorization makes us realize how vibrant and colorful life was before the advent of color photography.

It's great to have you here! I LOVE PHOTO COLORIZATION!

This is the perfect course if you've never done colorizations, never opened Photoshop, or even if you have some experience with Photoshop but want to learn this fun skill.

My Promise to You

I'll be here for you every step of the way. If you have any questions about the course content or anything related to this topic, you can always post a question in the course or send me a direct message. 

I want to make this the best course on how use Adobe After Effects. So if there is any way I can improve this course, just tell me and I'll make it happen.

What's this course all about?

You'll learn how to:

  • get a free trial of Photoshop
  • set up the photoshop project for colorization
  • choose the right brush settings
  • add color
  • colorize skin, hair, eyes, backgrounds
  • save your images for sharing
  • and much more!

Included in the course are practice sessions, where you can watch me in real time. I go over everything I'm doing, while I'm doing it. Learn by following along! Included in the course are bonus materials for you to follow along and practice. These materials include:

  • practice photos
  • Photoshop templates
  • Coloring cheat sheet
  • Skin tone charts

You'll be coloring in less than 30 minutes! But there is a lot more material that goes in depth and helps you become proficient at colorization. If you're looking for a new skill or just want to have fun, please enroll in this course! It's fun, it's therapeutic, it's hip!

With our 30-day 100% money back guarantee, there is nothing holding you back from jumping in right now and trying the course out.

Go ahead and click the enroll button, and I'll see you in lesson 1!

Cheers,

Phil

Who this course is for:
  • People who love history
  • Photographers & Designers
  • People looking for a new hobby
Course content
Expand all 18 lectures 02:42:01
+ Course Overview
4 lectures 13:03

In this lesson, you will learn more about this course. We'll go over the syllabus, what to expect, how to get the most out of the course, and talk more about photo colorization.

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Preview 04:43

In this lesson, you will learn more about this course. We'll go over the tools that I use to do my colorizations. I also show you how to get a free trial version of Adobe Photoshop to use in this course.

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Preview 03:32

In this lesson, you'll find supplemental materials to help you follow along with your own photo colorizations. These resources include: practice photos, Photoshop templates, skin tone charts, and the ultimate skin coloring cheat sheet.

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Course Resources
00:16

Here's a timelapse video that is narrated with a description of what is happening. You'll learn the basics of photo colorization and see with your own eyes, what you'll learn to do!

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Preview 04:32
+ Colorization Tips
8 lectures 58:31

In this lesson, we'll go over setting up your Photoshop project for colorization success. We'll also talk about what the requirements are for choosing images.

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Setting Up Your Project
05:04

In this lesson, we'll go choosing the proper brush size and hardness.

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Choosing a Brush
03:26

In this lesson, we'll go how we add colors to our photos. This is probably the most important lesson in this entire course! So watch it twice!

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Adding Color
07:39

Test your knowledge about the basics of photo colorization! Good Luck!

Photo Colorization Basics
3 questions

In this lesson, we'll go how to color skin using the brush-on technique.

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Coloring Skin
18:32

In this lesson, we'll go over coloring hair.

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Coloring Hair
07:04

In this lesson, we'll go over coloring eyes.

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Coloring Eyes
04:50

In this lesson, we'll go over coloring backgrounds and everything else.

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Coloring Backgrounds
08:34

In this lesson, we'll go over how to save your photos to share with the world.

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Saving Your Photos
03:22
+ Practice Colorization Sessions
3 lectures 01:27:01

In this practice session, I color a WWII image of two soldiers sitting in the war zone. In these practice sessions, I am coloring a photo (sometimes for the first time) and walk you through EVERYTHING I do.

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Colorization 1 - WWII Photo
30:14

In this practice session, I color a photo of Aretha Franklin. In these practice sessions, I am coloring a photo (sometimes for the first time) and walk you through EVERYTHING I do.

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Colorization 2 - Aretha Franklin
17:34

In this practice session, I color a surprise photo - check it out! In these practice sessions, I am coloring a photo (sometimes for the first time) and walk you through EVERYTHING I do.

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Colorization 3 - Surprise!
39:13
+ Course Wrap Up
3 lectures 03:25

In this video, I share with you my favorite photo colorization community!

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Colorization Communities
02:08

Thank you for taking this photo colorization course! I hope you really enjoyed it! If you did, please leave a review the course. If you didn't, please send me a message and let me know how I can improve it.

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Thank You!
01:10

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00:07