Creative uses of white balance


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Creative uses of white balance

Getting good at color correction is about more than learning how to move a slider inside of Lightroom. It's about learning how to see color, and it's also about learning how to be creative with color. Well let's take a look at this particular photograph and here you can see that the light is kind of interesting. This image was captured at noon. I went to a park with my daughter Annika, and the light was really harsh and really bright. It was really white almost everywhere. So I knew that I wasn't going to be able to get many good portraits. But she said she wanted to go on the swing set and I noticed that part of the swing set created the shadow and here we can see we have this nice cool tone inside of this shadow, and that's a lot of time the color that we'll see inside of shadows.

So learning how to color correct a lot of times is learning how to see color, and as you create your own photographs sometimes it's a good idea to capture clues from that color tempe...

Creative uses of white balance
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Creative uses of white balance provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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Photography
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