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Old 06-12-2008, 01:26 AM
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truck color change

Hello everyone (new here). So, I need to make this truck look like it has a flat black paint job. I've never retouched a car before and have no clue on how to do this correctly. I've done the search here and googs but I'm not having any substantial luck. I've started a psd with a path already. Tips or help is muuuuuuch appreciated.

Thanks in advance!

truck image:http://www.juangarciaphoto.net/flatblack/Picture064.jpg
truck image psd:http://www.juangarciaphoto.net/flatblack/Picture064.psd

examples of flat black paint job: http://www.supercars.net/gallery/119513/1212/549728.jpg
http://www.carzi.com/wp-content/uplo...valanche-2.jpg
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Old 06-12-2008, 03:53 AM
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Re: truck color change

Use Box Blur.
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Old 06-12-2008, 10:47 AM
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Re: truck color change

I opened a Hue/Sat layer, selected the blue of the truck and changed Hue and Sat to come to this tone of black. Next I selected the truck and blurred it on its own layer. Some of the shinier areas are painted over.

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Old 06-13-2008, 12:59 AM
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Re: truck color change

Nice, thanks for the tips!
this is my effort...
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