day to night photoshop tutorial
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Day to Night Photoshop Tutorial

This Tutorial will cover How to convert daytime image into a night time image step by step in Photoshop.

day to night photoshop tutorial - converting day to night image in photoshop

 

step 1: Duplicate main layer and go to “Layer Style”. (by double-clicking on layer)

day to night photoshop tutorial

 

 

Step 2:  a) Enable Color Overlay.  b) Change the blend mode to color. c) Choose the color #56c1ff

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Step 3: enable gradient overlay >>Select the gradient white-blue >>Now set the blending mode to color burn.

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Step 4: Now to remove bright sky, Now select “Eyedropper”>>choose the similar blue color of sky. (little dark)

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Once you choose the color Go to >>”Brush tool” and and start painting over sky before that  set >>brush opacity minimum (i set it to 20) make sure  correct layer is selected.

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Result after painting :

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Step 5: Now create “New Layer”>> Select Gradiant Tool>> and set it to Black and other side is transparent by seting opacity to 0%

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Now draw the gradient up-words in sky & set “Layer Opacity” to 75%

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Step 6: Now we are gonna paint stars manually (Layer renamed to star)
For that Select brush tool>>go to brush panel settings >> enable “Scattering” and “Dule Brush” and apply settings as shown in image

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Open >>”brush preset picker” (shortcut : right click on image while selecting brush tool) >>Select “Pixel size” to 1 and “Hardness” to 100%  and  start painting randomly over sky .

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Once u randomly painted over sky >> open Layer Style of “stars Layer” >>Outer Glow>> Blending Mode “Screen”>>Opacity 25%>>choose similar sky blue color for glow>> play with “spread” and “size” settings.  (For more realistic result I moved stars layer below layer 1)

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Result : 

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 Add moon (if required) : I used this moon png image (there is lot of moon images on google) i choosed this one,  you can download it and use it in your project.

moon png

 Place the moon according to your requirements.

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Then go to “Layer Style” of moon layer >>”Inner Glow”>>Blending mode “screen”>> Opacity 65% >>choke:11% size: 68px (play with this settings)

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Now Enable “Outer Glow”>>Blanding mode : “Screen”>> Opacity 40% to 50% (play with spread and size  settings )

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THE FINAL RESULT WE GET . . . .

 

day to night photoshop tutorial

Enjoy 🙂

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