Using the Lighting sliders


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Using the Lighting sliders

Now, let's take a look at how you can lighten or darken your images using the lighting sliders available in the Quick Fix Edit mode. I'm currently in the Adobe Bridge application and I'm viewing the exercise files folders here in the Content panel and what I'd like to do is double-click on the Chapter 5 Using Quick Fix Mode folder and then double-click on the lighting sliders folder and double- click on the Quick Fix 4 image. That will open up the image here in the Elements' Editing workspace and I'd like to enter a Quick Fix mode. So I will click the Quick button in the upper right and that gives us access to all of our Quick Fix controls.

The controls that I want to focus on are these three sliders right here in the Lighting section: Lighten Shadows, Darken Highlights and Midtone Contrast. Just a reminder that these sliders have nothing to do with the Auto buttons that are above. They don't affect these auto controls at all. They are a separate adjustment e...

Using the Lighting sliders
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Using the Lighting sliders provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ted LoCascio as part of the Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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