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Sepia tones, example of applying to a photograph

How to Apply a Sepia Tone to a Photo in Corel Photo-Paint

A sepia tone is a reddish brown monochrome tint. When applied to a photo, it gives the picture a warm, antique feeling. It's easy to do in Photo-Paint!

Here's How:

  1. Open the image in Photo-Paint.
  2. If the image is in color, go to Image > Adjust > Desaturate and skip to step 4.
  3. If the image is in grayscale go to Image > Mode > RGB Color.
  4. Go to Image > Adjust > Color Hue.
  5. Enter a step value of 15.
  6. Click on More Yellow once.
  7. Click on More Red once.
  8. Click OK.


  1. Experiment in the Color Hue dialog to apply other color tints to your photos.