After posting a double page spread out of one of my favorite Comics growing up people asked me how I did it.
Here's a overview of what I did and what it takes to recolor something right out of a book.
The Original Book is the Classic Wolverine by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller. In my opinion one of the best Wolverine stories ever and one of the reasons I wanted to make comics when I was a kid.
scan or take a picture
I don't have a scanner anymore but I do have a pretty decent DSLR (Nikon 7000). I actually would use a DSLR shooting in Raw rather then scan an old book. I can do a lot of corrections in Camera Raw before I even open it in photoshop but you could do all of it in PSD as well. When bringing it in Camera raw I just set the megapixel to the largest possible and at 600 dpi.
adjustment and clean up
Here I'm reall