Many art forms are interconnected, and movies can inspire photographers to channel a new vision in their photos. If you like the atmosphere of a movie, think about what makes it special. It can be the toning, the colors, the lighting, or the general mood. This collection of 10 unique Templates helps you achieve a certain kind of vibe in your photos and elevate a simple photo into a scene that might be a still from a legendary film. Experiment with unique toning and different kinds of lighting to evoke a mood your viewers won’t soon forget. Try these Templates on your portraits, lifestyle shots, and street photography.
What you’ll find in this pack (10 Templates):
Dark Cold: An atmospheric cold-toned style with medium contrast that works perfectly on both dramatic and gloomy photos. Inspired by The Father.
Retro Green: A Template that focuses on shadow toning in yellow-green shades, evoking a retro style while preserving the natural skin tone. Inspired by Judas and the Black Messiah.
Black & White Film: Channel an atmospheric black and white vibe with dust and fiber Textures and without harsh contrast. Under the hood, this Template uses the Film Grain, Glow, and Mystical tools working automatically for the best effect. Inspired by Mank.
Family Life: A lukewarm Template that has a bit of a cold feeling and delivers yellowish toning. Try it on family photos or atmospheric lifestyle stills. Inspired by Minari.
Great Unknown: Cold shadow toning with preserved skin tones and a lowered white point. There are no contrasting colors, thanks to which photos retain a monochrome, somber feel. Inspired by Nomadland.
Thrilling Summer: This Template delivers a bright and vivid mood, but without too much contrast. Perfect for subdued holiday photos or bright portraits. Inspired by Promising Young Woman.
Metallic: A muted low key Template that can help you create a cold, moody atmosphere. Create photos that look like stills from dramatic movies. Inspired by Sound of Metal.
Bright & Cold: Channel the mood of historical dramas with this bright, contrasting Template with cold shadows that gives a unique feeling to your photos. Inspired by The Trial of the Chicago 7.
Jazzy Street: Trying to deliver an inviting feeling? This Template with very warm toning and slightly decreased exposure can help you nail the mood and create a welcoming feel in your photos. Inspired by Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.
Classic Cinema: The classic cinematic teal orange style, but slightly softer. Channel your favorite blockbusters. Inspired by Druk / Another Round.
Keep in mind that a Template’s default effect might be too strong for your photo. If it is, simply bring it back a bit with the Amount slider.
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