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 Default to restore the default values.

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

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