Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating vibrant colors, part of Lightroom: Creative Color.
- [Instructor] Okay, so how can we apply what we've learned…in order to create really vivid and vibrant colors,…which aren't really, necessarily photo realistic,…but are beautiful?…Let's look at how we can do that with this photograph.…This is a picture of this chalk drawing that is huge,…it's probably, I don't know,…10 or 12 feet wide by six or seven feet tall.…With this image, we'll start here in the basic panel.…We can use our temperature slider and we could…cool the image off or warm it up.…The trick with this slider,…when you're looking to create interesting color,…is to think about how less can be more.…
If we overdo this, the image just becomes kind of yellowed,…not very good, or it becomes too cool.…Double click the slider to bring it back to the default…setting there, or the way it was captured.…Often you can just nudge this a little bit.…Say we want to cool this off, we just nudge it to the left.…Now the tint slider, that's probably the one that…you will skip most frequently.…In other words, you're not going to really…
- 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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