How to make some part of your Photo color & BW

How to make some part of your Photo color and the rest to BW.

In this Photoshop Tutorial lets learn how to make some part of your Photo color and the rest of the photo in to black and white. This Photoshop tutorial is helpful when you want to put some emphasis on a part of photo as a special effect. You may have seen this effect where the main character in a photo is shown in color and the rest of the photo in black and white.

Step 1: I am using Photoshop CS3, however any version would do fine. First Open your photo in Photoshop in which you want to apply this effect. Figure out which part you want to keep colored and which part in black and white. Photos with people works well. I am using this stock photo, you can use your own or download any stock photo.

                                      How to make some part of your Photo color & BW

Step 2: From Photoshop menu click on – Layer – New adjustment layer – Channel mixer, as shown below. Adjustment layers automatically creates masks, which is gives great  control over what ever we do on a photo.

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