Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Using auto adjustments, part of GIMP Essential Training.
Before we get into manually adjusting different parts of this image using pretty advanced…tools, like levels, and curves, it should be pointed out that there are several automatic…adjustments that exist inside of GIMP that make it easy to perform very quick edits to…your photographs that really can enhance and improve the overall quality of the photographs…that you are working with.…In this movie, I am going to exploring some of those auto adjustments now.…So I have got a file open here, and I'm just going to go up to the Colors menu, and when…I go up to the Colors menu, you will notice there is an Auto option,…and there are several different options available to us,…the first of which is something called Equalize.…
And so Equalize is an adjustment that tries to spread the colors in the image evenly across…the range of the possible intensities.…Now, according to GIMP's Web site, this says that in some cases it can affect the photo…in an amazing way, bringing out contrasts that are very difficult to see, but more commonly,…
- What is GIMP?
- Performing nondestructive edits with layers
- Exploring blend modes
- Adjusting transparency
- Making selections
- Creating layer masks
- Adjusting color and contrast with Curves, Levels, and other auto adjustments
- Sharpening images
- Using patterns and gradients in your images
- Fixing image flaws
- Enhancing photos with filters
- Automating your workflow
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 09/04/2014. What changed?
A: We added a movie that explains why you can't achieve some of the effects shown in these tutorials in the Windows version of GIMP. This is due to the fact some plugins have been removed since this course was recorded. Watch the "IMPORTANT: Before we get started" to learn more about how these changes will impact you.
Q: I don't have access to some of the tools and can't create some of effects shown in this course. What's wrong?
A: Unfortunately, some plugins have been removed from the Windows version of GIMP since this course was recorded. Watch the "IMPORTANT: Before we get started" to learn more about how these changes will impact you.
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
Up and Running with Photoshop for Designwith Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Working with Layers
3. Creating Selections and Masks
4. Manipulating Images
5. Working with Paths
6. Working with Text
7. Using the Paint Tools
8. Fixing Image Flaws
9. Exploring the Filters
10. Automating Tasks
Using the batch processor5m 15s
11. Printing and Saving Images
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