Create Work of Arts with Pixlr's Colorize Tool

Give your photos a bold and striking look with a simple click. Pixlr's Colorize tool enables you to easily transform your images into beautiful 2 or 3-tone colors that make them vibrant like never before. Check it out now and see the difference for yourself!

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Benefits of Using Pixlr's Colorize Tool

Pixlr's Colorize tool is the perfect solution for adding extra touch and flair to photos.

How To Use Pixlr's Colorize Tool

Step #1

To begin, visit or launch the Pixlr app on your device. Select the Pixlr E or Pixlr X editor, depending on your preference, and open the image you'd like to colorize by clicking "Open image" or "Open from computer."

Step #2

Once your image is open, navigate to the toolbar on the left side of the screen. Locate the "Adjustments" icon (a circle divided into black and white halves) and click on it. A dropdown menu will appear; select the "Colorize" option to access the tool.

Step #3

With the Colorize Tool open, you'll see sliders for "Hue" and "Saturation." Adjust the hue slider to select the color you want to apply, and use the saturation slider to control the intensity of the color. Experiment with different settings to achieve your desired look.

Step #4

After adjusting the hue and saturation to your satisfaction, click "Apply" to finalize the changes. You can undo the changes by clicking "Cancel" or using the "Undo" option in the editor if you're not happy with the result.

Step #5

Once you have colorized your image, click "File" in the top-left corner and select "Save" or "Export" to save your work in the desired format. You can also share your image directly from the Pixlr interface to social media platforms or via email.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a Question?

Is the Colorize tool accurate in selecting colors? The Colorize tool's accuracy depends on the image's quality and the complexity of its subject. It generally works well with simple objects and backgrounds.
Can I use the Colorize tool with other Pixlr features? Yes, you can use the Colorize tool with other Pixlr features, such as the Layers and Adjustment tools.
Does the Colorize tool work with all image formats? The Colorize tool works with most common image formats, such as JPG, PNG, and BMP.
Does the Colorize tool work with images of people? Yes, the Colorize tool works well with images of people, adding realistic skin tones and other colors.
Can I use the Colorize tool to colorize an image partially? Yes, you can use the Colorize tool to colorize an image partially by using the brush tool to add or remove color in specific areas.
Is the Colorize tool easy to use for beginners? Yes, the Colorize tool is straightforward to use, making it ideal for beginners who want to add color to their black and white images.
Can I add multiple colors to an image using the Colorize tool? Yes, you can add multiple colors to an image using the Colorize tool by selecting different color tones.
Can I use the Colorize tool on my smartphone? Yes, Pixlr's Colorize tool is available on both Android and iOS platforms.
Can I save my Colorize settings as a preset? Yes, you can save your Colorize settings as a preset by clicking on the "Presets" button and then selecting "Save."
Can I undo the changes made by the Colorize tool? Yes, you can undo the changes made by the Colorize tool using the Undo/Redo feature.