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Convert an image to black and white with a color tint

Use the Color Monochrome adjustment to convert an image to a basic black and white while adding a color tint.

Convert an image to black and white with a color tint

  1. Do one of the following:
    • Choose Format > Color Adjustments > Color Monochrome (from the Format menu at the top of your screen).
    • In the Tools sidebar, click and choose Color Monochrome from the Add menu.
  2. To select the tint color, click the color well, or pick a color directly from the image using the color picker. You can also hold down the Option ⌥ key on your keyboard to temporarily switch to the color picker. Alternatively, click to open the Colors window and choose a color there.
  3. To bring back some of the original colors from your image, drag the Intensity slider to the left.

Show Original: Click the Show Original button or press the O key on your keyboard to see what the image looks like without any color adjustments.

To reset your changes, click the Color Monochrome pop-up menu in the Tool Options pane and choose Reset.

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