The Threshold adjustment converts photos into high-contrast, black-and-white images. Watch our video tutorial to learn more about the Threshold adjustment.

The adjustment parameters are displayed in the Settings Panel by selecting the main menu item Image -> Adjustment -> Threshold...

You can also use a Threshold adjustment layer (Layers -> New -> Adjustment Layer -> Threshold...) which will affect all the underlying layers without changing their content.

The dialog box contains the following elements:


Click on Default to restore the default values.

Click on OK to apply all changes and close the dialog box.

Click Cancel to close the dialog box without applying changes to the image.