Adjusting with Color Curves


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Adjusting with Color Curves

The Color Curves adjustment is the command to reach for when you want to adjust the lighting and color in an image and you want more control than you can get from the Shadows/Highlights command or from a Levels Adjustment layer. The Adjust Color Curves command is not an adjustment layer. So before you begin to apply it, you might want to copy the image layers that you have one that you haven't affected directly. I'll just leave things as they are and go up to the Enhance menu and down to the Adjust Color menu and from there I am going to choose Adjust Color Curves.

That opens this large Adjust Color Curves dialog box. In this dialog box, I have an After view and a Before view to compare it with. But these previews are a little bit small for my taste. So I am going to move this entire dialog box way over to the right pushing some of it off the screen. So, I can see my image here in the document window or at least part of it. The way that I start in the Adjust Color Curves dialog ...

Adjusting with Color Curves
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Adjusting with Color Curves 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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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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