Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Applying the Clarity and Dehaze effects, part of Learning Lightroom CC.
- [Instructor] You'll make most of your adjustments…to light, to brightness and contrast…in the Light panel in Lightroom CC.…But there are a couple of other sliders…that also impact tonal values,…and those are the Clarity and the Dehaze slider…in the Effects panel.…So I thought this would be a good time…to tell you about those.…If you're following along, use this image,…which needs a little bit of adjustment…in the Light panel first.…So I'll go back to the Light panel…and I'll add a little exposure,…maybe bring the Contrast down,…Highlights down to bring in detail in the clouds,…Shadows up to bring light to those darker areas,…Whites up to make the very brightest parts white,…and Blacks down to make the darkest parts darker.…
By the way, that's a formula that I found works really well…on a lot of photos,…particularly those that need a little boost.…So now I'm going to go to the Effects panel.…And here I'm going to focus on Clarity for a moment.…What Clarity does is increase mid-tone contrast…and sharpness.…So if you look at this image,…
- Adding photos from your computer or phone
- Working with the editing controls
- Adjusting lighting and color
- Removing objects
- Getting great looks with presets
- Adding lighting effects
- Controlling colors
- Copying edits to other photos
- Organizing and sharing your photos
Skill Level Beginner
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Using the exercise files1m 11s
1. Getting Started
2. Improving Your Photos
3. Editing Part of a Photo
4. Creative Photo Editing
5. Organizing and Sharing
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