Setting white balance


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Setting white balance

The White Balance controls in the Basic panel of the Develop module are usually the first stop in the exciting process of adjusting a photo in Lightroom. In this chapter, I'll walk you through my basic photo-correction workflow in this Basic panel, starting here with the White Balance adjustment. As I've said, the Basic panel contains the essential controls for correcting tone and color. The nice thing about the Basic panel is that its controls are presented in the order in which you'll usually use them, with a little variation. You don't have to tackle adjustments in a particular order in Lightroom, but I think it makes sense to start with white balance in most cases, because a color- cast can affect your perception of the other variables you'll be adjusting.

Before I get started adjusting the white balance, I'd like to change my workspace around a little to make it easier to work here. I'm going to start by widening the right panel group, moving my mouse o...

Setting white balance
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Setting white balance provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Up and Running with Lightroom 3

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