Results are out! Find what you Get quick advice or join the chat
Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free

How is this camera effect achieved?

Announcements Posted on
  1. Offline

    (Image now taken down for privacy).

    I've seen this orange/green effect used in a hell of a lot of pictures now. Is this effect built in to a certain program? I'm assuming it is, purely because of the number of times I've seen it used?
  2. Offline

    It can be done using an image-editing software, but sometimes a film camera like the Diana is used and it naturally gives that effect.
  3. Offline

    A lot of people have iphone apps that do all the same effects so that could be something you're noticing.
    This doesn't look like an iphone image though, so the next thing i'd say is that its been done on photoshop. but you said you've seen it used loads, and most people aren't particularly skilled at photoshop sooooo i'm not really sure! if it was done in photoshop it looks like they've added a navy layer set to exclusion, then added a high opacity orange photo filter :P
  4. Offline

    So there is no preset for doing this effect but I know what it is and what you mean. Mainly because ever second person on the internet asks about it. Its called Tone Splitting and you do it by adjusting the tone curve of the image


Submit reply


Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. By joining you agree to our Ts and Cs, privacy policy and site rules

  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: March 19, 2012
New on TSR

Your TSR exam season toolkit

Everything you need to know about study help on TSR

Article updates
Useful resources
Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.