I found a short tutorial with clear instructions that shows how to turn positives to negatives on Photoshop.

“How To Create a Negative of a Photograph in Photoshop 5” by Blair Mathis

Before and After

Snowy Night; Self

Snowy Negative; Self


I like this lesson because it is simple and yet complex. Concepts that spring to mind: light and dark, shadow side, Jungian Psychology, beauty in chaos, depth, perception.

I think this project is conducive to reflection and digging for insight-

I enjoyed darkening sections- choosing what to darken and how much- When I zoomed in and out of the negative I felt like I was entering the alien jungle in Avatar-

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