Adding a vignette


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Adding a vignette

In the Develop module, one of the features that we've seen before is Lens Corrections. Yet where this is located has shifted a little bit in Lightroom 3. You can navigate to the Develop module and then open up the Lens Corrections panel. It now has its own panel. And Lens Corrections involves how we can add Vignetting or deal with Chromatic Aberration. What this stems from is this idea that a lot of times when you are using a wide angle lens, you'll have a vignetting effect around the edges, or you may have some color problems. So with the vignetting effect, if you go ahead and decrease the Amount, what it's going to do is it's going to darken the edges of the frame, or if you increase the Amount, it's going to brighten the edges of the frame.

Now a lot of people use this for either corrective purposes or to creatively modify the image. Yet one of the problems with this particular effect is if we go to an image like this and go ahead and darken the corners, you notice ...

Adding a vignette
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Adding a vignette provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 New Features

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Photography
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