Tutorial: How to colour replace on Pixlr

If like me you cannot afford Photoshop, Pixlr is a good alternative. However it can be difficult to fully utilise the free resource especially with the limited amour of tutorials there are. So here is how you do a simple colour replace.

For this tutorial I will be using this photo of the lovely Jude Law

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Ok so once you have uploaded your photo you will come to this screen

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we will start with something easy changing his green background

First click on the pipette tool it looks like this

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click on the background using this tool and this will happen

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Now click on the small box of colour (in this case the green) and choose a new colour.

I have chosen a pink!

Now click on the colour replace tool, it looks like this.

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Now go up to the top of the screen and go on the brush menu as pictured

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As this is a vast space I have chosen a bigger brush the 30 on the second row. feel free to experiment at this point.

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now start colouring in your chosen section!

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see not too tricky was it!

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