Adobe InDesign/in Design or Photoshop


How do I reverse color of a tif. image.
It is now black lines drawn on a white background. I need white lines
on a black background

Thank you

Hi Howard,

Sorry for the delay in replying. Thank you for your question.

Photoshop is the program to use for adjusting tif and other image files. A quick and easy way would be to invert the image as you just want to swap the colours over. To do this go to Image > Adjustments > Invert. Or Ctrl+I.

Hope that helped, if you need any further help, please don't hesitate to contact me.

Kind Regards,
H Louise

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I am an artworker in the newspaper industry working with both newspaper and glossy products. I can answer most questions on the Adobe Creative Suite CS3 (Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Professional), however please note that I am not as experienced in the use of Illustrator. I also have experience in QuarkXpress, Property software and Photography.


I have been working in the newspaper industry since 2007. I started in QuarkXpress before moving over to the Indesign software.

I have qualifications in art and design as well as a degree in media.

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