The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Step Three: Return to your image in Photoshop. Go to the Layers palette and click on the Create a New Layer icon. Then, press Option-Delete (PC: Alt-Backspace) to fill this new blank layer with your sampled color. The color will fill your image area, hiding your photo, but we'll fix that. Step Four: While still in the Layers palette, change the blend mode of this sampled color layer to Color. Step Five: If your duotone seems too dark, you can lessen the effect by clicking on the Background layer, and then going under the Image menu, under Adjustments, and choosing Desaturate. This removes the color from your RGB photo without changing its color mode, while lightening the overall image. Pretty sneaky, eh? Photographic Special Effects Chapter 11 331