Sometimes people get in a reflective mood during winter, a time to reminisce about the past year and look forward and plan for the new year ahead. Here is an Adobe Camera Raw Antique Effect tutorial to age your photos. Play with the settings and add your own unique effects to create a winter banner for your blog or website.
First, open a photo in Adobe Bridge. Click Camera Raw.
Temperature: 60 (gives sepia tone)
Tone Curve: (softens the image)
Defringe: All Edges
Lens Vignetting: (darkens corners)
Grain: (adds grain)
Post Crop Vignetting: (darkens corners)
Use this tutorial to inspire your blog or website with antique photo effects, which conjure warm memories and hope for the future. Happy Holidays!
(cat photo by clickwowdesigns)