Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Fixing skin tones, part of Quick Fixes with Photoshop Elements 10.
Accurate color can be important in any photographic image, but especially in …pictures of people color can be especially important. …And that's because we tend to be very sensitive to the accuracy of skin tones. …Here for example, I have an image that was captured under relatively cool lighting. …And due to a setting in the camera that was less than ideal, the image looks even …cooler than the actual scene. And so I'd like to correct the actual …color here, but I want to focus my attention on the skin tones.…
Photoshop Elements actually includes an adjustment that is specifically aimed at …correcting the color in images. When skin tones are our primary concern. …To get started with this adjustment, I'll choose enhance, and then adjust color …followed by adjust color for skin tone. When I choose this command, the adjust …color for skin tone dialog will appear. The first thing I want to do to start my …adjustment is to click on an area of the image that represents skin tones.…
And I'll usually want to try to find an area of the subject that represents a …
- Importing images
- Basic quick fixes in the Organizer
- Opening images in the Editor
- Lighting improvements
- Color improvements
- Removing distractions
- Applying a soft focus effect
- Replacing the sky
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop Elements 9: Scanning and Restoring Photoswith Janine Smith2h 38m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Lighting Improvements
3. Color Improvements
4. Removing Distractions
5. Getting Fancy
6. Closing Thoughts
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