Change to Grayscale mode

A change of color mode is the simplest way to get rid of the color components of your picture. Be aware though that this technique changes the basic structure of the photo from three channels (red, green and blue) to a single channel (grayscale).

In Photoshop:

Use the Image > Mode command.

Step 1: Change color mode

Select the Grayscale option from the Mode section of the Image menu.

Step 2: Confirm changes

Click OK to the 'Discard color information?' question.

Step 1: Change color mode

Select the Grayscale option from the Mode section of the Image menu.

Step 2: Confirm changes

Click OK to the 'Discard color information?' question.

Understanding Adobe Photoshop Features You Will Use

Understanding Adobe Photoshop Features You Will Use

Adobe Photoshop can be a complex tool only because you can do so much with it, however for in this video series, we're going to keep it as simple as possible. In fact, in this video you'll see an overview of the few tools and Adobe Photoshop features we will use. When you see this video, you'll see how you can do so much with so few features, but you'll learn how to use them in depth in the future videos.

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