Using Professional Auto Enhance as a starting point for image editing


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Using Professional Auto Enhance as a starting point for image editing

A brand-new adjustment that Apple has added to Aperture 3.3 is Auto Enhance, and on their website they actually call it Pro Auto Enhance. Here it is, right over here, it's this little kind of magic wand icon in your Adjustments panel, and the idea is to do no harm. I mean, that's rule one with this. So the adjustments tend to be more subtle than you might see with other Magic Wand tools in other applications, and the areas that the Auto Enhance will work on are things like Vibrancy, Curves, Shadows, White Balance, stuff like that.

So instead of me describing to you, let me just show you. Let's take the shot of the Bougainvillea here, and let's just click on Auto Enhance, and yes, I do notice the difference, and in fact, I can hit the M key to show us the master. There we were before Auto Enhance, and here we are afterwards. Now the thinking being that sometimes this will be all your photo needs, or it's just an excellent starting point to finish it off to your taste.

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Using Professional Auto Enhance as a starting point for image editing
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Using Professional Auto Enhance as a starting point for image editing 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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