Enhancing photos


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Enhancing photos

I am going to pick up where I left off with this image. In the previous movie, we adjusted the exposure in the Exposure brick, and now we are going to do a little enhancement in the Enhance brick. Now these changes that we are going to make in this brick using these four sliders: Contrast, Definition, Saturation, and Vibrancy - those will be global changes. In other words, they will affect the whole image at once. Now Enhance, however, is the first brick going from top to bottom in the Adjustments pane here that has also has brushing tools available, and in the upcoming movies, I am going to show you how to use those brushing tools, and that will allow us to work locally also.

But for now we are going to stick with global adjustments in this brick. We'll start with Contrast. The interesting thing about Contrast is that it pushes our histogram out to the ends. So, it increases both highlights, the intensity of highlights and shadows at the same time. Now generally speaking, I don'...

Enhancing photos
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Enhancing photos provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the Aperture 3 Essential Training (2012)

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