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How to make a cross-process effect with one adjustment layer

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Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
July 4, 2013

There are many ways to give images a cross-processing effect, but this method is probably the quickest


Cross process


Cross process effect

Load up the Curves adjustment layer and inside the Presets you’ll find the option Cross Process.

This gives a fairly basic conversion, but gets you off on the right foot. Tweaking the RGB channels separately will achieve that cross-processed effect we’ve all come to admire.