Create red vintage tone photo

Today I going to share the tutorial on how to create red vintage tone photo. You can also call it red colour version of cross processing.

Here is the steps:

  1. Let’s open a photo in Adobe Photoshop
  2. Click on Layer, move over to New Fill Layer and click Solid Color. When New Layer window pop up, just click OK.
  3. Under Pick a solid color window, set the color to #200101 and click OK.
  4. Change layer mode to Exclusion and change opacity to 30%.
  5. Click on Layer, move over to New Adjustment Layer and click Selective Color. When New Layer window pop up, just click OK.
  6. Change Reds color settings as following Cyan to -60%, Magenta to +10% and Yellow to +50%.
  7. Change Yellows color settings as following Cyan to +30%, Magenta to +10% and Yellow to -55%.
  8. Change Cyans color settings as following Cyan to +100%.
  9. Change Whites color settings as following Cyan to +30% and Yellow to +25%.
  10. Change Neutrals color settings as following Cyan to -15% and Yellow to +10%.
  11. Click on Layer, move over to New Fill Layer and click Solid Color. When New Layer window pop up, just click OK.
  12. Under Pick a solid color window, set the color to #372F29 and click OK.
  13. Change layer mode to Lighten and change opacity to 70%.
  14. Click on Layer, move over to New Fill Layer and click Solid Color. When New Layer window pop up, just click OK.
  15. Under Pick a solid color window, set the color to #370608 and click OK.
  16. Change layer mode to Exclusion and change opacity to 80%.
  17. Click on Layer, move over to New Fill Layer and click Solid Color. When New Layer window pop up, just click OK.
  18. Under Pick a solid color window, set the color to #2C4E4B and click OK.
  19. Change layer mode to Exclusion and change opacity to 10%.
  20. Click on Layer, move over to New Adjustment Layer and select Curves. When New Layer window pop up, just click OK.
  21. Change RGB to Red channel. Then adjust it to S curve shape. You may adjust according to your personal preference.
  22. Now switch to Blue channel. This time adjust it to anti S curve shape. Yes, again you may feel free to adjus according to your personal preference.
  23. Final result. (This is my adjustment.)

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