Posterized Portraits posterize • Posterizing reduces the many colors of an image to just a few colors, making the image look like a paint-by-numbers painting. • A special effects printing technique that separates normal tones into distinct tone ranges by the use of high contrast • The large patches of color can have a dramatic graphic effect. Before and after posterization How many levels does this image have? Artists whose work has a posterized appearance Andy Warhol Nancy Stahl Nancy Stahl • link to Nancy Stahl's graphic portfolio • Browse through her portfolio and describe her style. What does her work have in common? What does it look like? Your project • Turn in: notes, planning guide, and chosen photograph for your participation grade. • Use Photoshop to posterize a portrait of a celebrity. Follow the directions in your notes.