Fine-tuning the colors


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Fine-tuning the colors

In this movie, we'll take a look at how we can fine tune the colors that we have in this photograph, and we'll do so by creating three different adjustment layers. We'll start up by creating a curves adjustment layer in order to increase the color saturation and to deepen some of the darker tones. We'll also explore how we can work with the vibrance adjustment layer in order to increase color variety and saturation. And then last but not least, we'll work with hue/saturation to target specific colors, either to increase or decrease their values.

Well, let's begin by clicking on the curves adjustment layer icon. You can find that here in the Adjustments panel. Go ahead and click on that icon, and it will open up our Curves dialog. Now, if you click on the curves area in the darker region down here and drag up, this will brighten up those darker tones and also decrease color saturation. If we drag this down even just a little bit, you can see how it's making those colors more...

Fine-tuning the colors
Video duration: 4m 8s 57m 1s Intermediate

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Fine-tuning the colors provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Enhancing a Sunset Photograph with Lightroom and Photoshop

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Photography
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Photoshop Lightroom
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