Adding a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer


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Adding a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer

It seems that the photos that often get the most attention are those that have the most intense colors. If you want to control the intensity or the saturation of colors in your photos, then try applying a Hue/Saturation Adjustment layer. Hue/Saturation is one of those adjustments that you can apply in an adjustment layer or as a direct adjustment from the Enhance menu. I suggest you do it as an adjustment layer so that your changes remain editable and don't directly impact the photo layers.

This photograph by photographer John Lorenz was taken on a rainy cloudy day and these umbrellas were pretty faded by the sun so the colors look desaturated. In other words, it looks like there's some gray in the colors. I can change that with a Hue/Saturation Adjustment layer. To add that adjustment layer, I'll go to the adjustment layer icon at the bottom of the layers panel and I'll choose Hue/Saturation. That adds the Hue/Saturation Adjustment layer here in the layers panel.

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Adding a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer
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Adding a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 9 Essential Training

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