Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Brushing away color, part of Lightroom Classic CC: Creative Color.
- [Voiceover] Another fun way that we can use the…adjustment brush is to remove color from the…entire image except for a specific area.…Like with this portrait, let's say that what…we want to do is desaturate the entire image…except for the flower.…We can do this really quickly and pretty easily…using the adjustment brush.…Here I'll zoom out so we can see the entire photograph.…Next, select the adjustment brush,…and from the effect pull down menu,…choose the option for saturation.…That will zero out all of the sliders,…and give you the ability to dial in saturation effect,…which we want to choose of negative one hundred.…
Next up, go down to your brush options.…You want to choose a flow of one hundred,…density of one hundred.…Auto mask, turn that off.…And your brush size, it can be as big as you want.…All you're going to do is click and paint over the image,…desaturating everything;…color is now gone.…Well, how can we bring back the color in the flower?…Pretty easily, just click on the erase option.…Then once you've done that, we can choose our brush…
- Using the core color tools
- Changing a background color
- Painting in a new hair color
- Working on a landscape
- Fine-tuning color with split toning
- Working with the HSL controls
- Creating your own color presets
- Finding and managing third-party color presets
- Crafting unique color looks
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Basic Panel Color Controls
2. Selective Color Adjustments
3. Split Toning
Solution: Split toning4m 15s
4. The Power of HSL
6. Crafting Unique Color Looks
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