Giving Artwork the ‘Comic Book Look’

How to create a halftone-dot effect on color artwork in Photoshop.

Bogi writes:

“I was wondering if you know what is the way to turn a photograph into a comic book style picture… i.e. to have an outline and the fill colors to be even dots. Actually, it is the look used by Roy Lichtenstein in his “pop-art” series. Is there a plug-in for Corel PhotoPaint or Adobe PhotoShop? I tried various ways using “halftone” filters ..etc, but the effect is not quite there yet.”

Bogi —
You can actually achieve this look using just the basic tools of Photoshop. Here’s how…

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