Learn How Soft Proofs Can Help You Create Better Prints


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Creating better prints by soft proofing

After you've completed your workflow in the develop module. In other words, after you've completed processing your photograph and you're ready to go to the print module, well before you do that, what you want to do is turn on Soft Proofing. Now, what exactly is Soft Proofing? Well, Soft Proofing is a way to preview your photograph. It gives you the ability to preview your picture in a way that will give you insight into how the image will be reproduced on a particular printer and paper type. It lets us evaluate and then make corrections to our photographs so that our final prints look good.

Well, in order to turn on Soft Proofing, you can find this in the Toolbar. If your Toolbar isn't visible, press the T key to bring it back. And if the Soft Proofing option isn't there, click on the triangle icon and then select it in the menu here. Well, let's go ahead and turn on Soft Proofing and as we do that, pay attention to the histogram up above and also the image. When we turn this...

Creating better prints by soft proofing
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Creating better prints by soft proofing provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 5 Essentials: 05 Creating Prints and Books

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