Adjust color Use the white balance controls Photoshop Elements 10


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Adjusting color using the white balance controls

The color temperature of the light in which a photo is shot determines how colors will appear in the photo. Most cameras have an Auto White Balance control that tries to render the whites in a scene as neutral white, with other colors falling in around that pretty accurately. But sometimes that doesn't work, and the result is an image with a color cast. Before I show you how to fix an unwanted color cast in Camera RAW, I want to make the point that not all color casts are unwanted. Sometimes, as in this photo, a color cast can tell the story, or set the mood for a photo.

This photo, for example, was taken at the end of the day, when the sky really had this beautiful warm cast, and that's what this photo is all about, so I wouldn't want to try and remove it. Let me show you a couple of photos that do have an unwanted color cast. Here in my Organizer, I am going to go to the Size slider, and drag it to the left, so you can see a couple of other photos, which both are way too o...

Adjusting color using the white balance controls
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Adjusting color using the white balance controls provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 10 Essential Training

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