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suicide 02-11-2004 03:13 PM

P-shop - Change Color (better Method)
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I know theres another method to change colors but try this out its easier to use.. and better results..

Open P-Shop and add ur image..

suicide 02-11-2004 03:14 PM

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click on the Magnetic Lasso Tool and drag it around the car..

suicide 02-11-2004 03:15 PM

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once you have the outline of the car click on "Make a new Layer" located in the layer window. (See below)

suicide 02-11-2004 03:16 PM

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now select your color u wish ur car to be and use the Paint Bucket Tool. Fill in the outline in the new layer you crated..

suicide 02-11-2004 03:17 PM

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Now you will see your outline filled in.. Go to your layer window and follow the picture below!

suicide 02-11-2004 03:18 PM

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this is what you will get.

suicide 02-11-2004 03:20 PM

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use the eraser tool on the newly created layer with the color you have choosen and erase any thing that is not part of the car.. Windows, lights, side indicators, background

suicide 02-11-2004 03:21 PM

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OK if u want to change ur color again its even easier.. Simply use the Magic Wond Tool and select the newly created layer with your color (NOT YOUR ORIGINAL IMAGE)

suicide 02-11-2004 03:22 PM

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When the outline of your car is selected.. Take the Paint Bucket Tool and select a different color and there go ...

My example I used multiple colors..

(Best of all you don't have to play around with color balance so you know exactly what color u want :-) - enjoy)

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