Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Controlling white balance, part of Learning Lightroom CC.
- [Narrator] Color is just as important to a great image…as light is, and the color controls here in Lightroom CC,…can help you to make a great looking image.…At the top of the color controls are some controls…for white balance.…White balance is a way of counteracting…an overall color cast that you sometimes get…because of the temperature of the light…under which you shoot.…For example, if you shoot in an office building,…you may get a green tint.…Or if you shoot under water, things have a blue tint.…
Well here, there is an extreme color cast,…and it's probably not one that the photographer wanted.…And so, let's see how we can neutralize this color cast…here in Lightroom CC.…There are three ways to use the white balancing controls.…You can just take the sliders…on the temperature and tint ranges,…and move them so, if I wanna take away gold…and replace it with the opposite, which is blue,…I can just drag the temperature slider over to the left,…and that starts to give a more natural appearance…to this scene.…
And then if I wanna add a little magenta,…
- 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
Editing Macro Flower Photographswith Susan Varnum49m 50s Intermediate
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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