Targeted adjustment Photoshop Elements 10


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Targeted adjustment

Especially when capturing an image under tricky lighting conditions, such as the high contrast scene in Yosemite Valley shown here. You may feel that you want to apply an adjustment that only affects a particular area of the image. For example, I might want to enhance the blue sky here without affecting the rest of the image. Or, I might want to lighten up the foreground area, again, without affecting the background. With the Smart Brush tool, these types of targeted adjustments are surprisingly simple. Let's start with the sky. I'll go ahead and choose the Smart Brush tool from the toolbox. And then on the Options bar, I'll choose the pop-up and select Blue Skies from the All Purpose section.

I can switch to the All Purpose section as needed, and then choose Blue Skies from the top of the list. I can then move the mouse out over the image, and adjust the size of my brush, using the left square bracket key to reduce the size of the brush and the right square b...

Targeted adjustment
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Targeted adjustment provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Quick Fixes with Photoshop Elements 10

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