Adjust skin tone Photoshop Elements 11


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Adjusting skin tone

Whether you're shooting in a controlled lighting environment in a studio, or in more casual environment, it can be difficult to get the skin tones in your subjects just right in your photographs. That's okay, because you can tweak skin tone in post processing, and the Expert edit workspace has a feature that will help you with that, the Adjust Color for Skin Tone feature. This feature works directly on the photo. So I'm going to duplicate this photo before I get started. I'll go over to the Layers panel, I'll right-click on the Background layer that contains the photo, and I'll choose Duplicate Layer.

I'll click OK and then I'm going to work on the Background copy layer. I'll go up to the Enhance menu at the top of the screen and down to Adjust Color > Adjust Color for Skin Tone. That opens the Adjust Color for Skin Tone dialog with some simple instructions about how to use the feature. Basically it says to come into the image and click on the subject...

Adjusting skin tone
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Adjusting skin tone provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 11 Essentials: 02 Editing and Retouching Photos

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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