We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
2,862 Tutorials

How to change the weather for the worse

Digital photography for beginners

If you wanted to show a cold, moody country landscape but the cheery blue sky ruined its feeling, why not fake it? Simply use the lasso tool to select the sky. Then go to Enhance, Adjust Color, Adjust Hue/Saturation and drag the saturation slider down to about -65.

Step 1

Step 1

Click on the Brightness/Contrast palette and reduce the contrast in keeping with a drab, grey sky. Now invert your selection (Shift, Ctrl, I) so the rest of the landscape is selected. Open up the Hue/Selection palette again and drag the saturation slider down to about -15. This will darken the ground of your landscape.

Step 2

Step 2

IDG UK Sites

12 cheapest smartphones of 2015: The lowest-cost smartphones you can buy in the UK. Best budget...

IDG UK Sites

Samsung: King of the Androids (or MWC, at least)

IDG UK Sites

Get free stock photos with Vince Vaughn in them

IDG UK Sites

Apple Maps vs Google Maps comparison review – has Apple done enough to beat its biggest rival?