In this video, learn how to improve the tonality of the image using adjustments for exposure, highlights, contrast, whites, blacks, shadows, and more.
- [Instructor] All right, so we've established … a nice color temperature and tint. … The image looks a lot better. … Now what we want to do is adjust the tonality of it, … and there's a lot of stuff we can do here. … Now, before I do that, I'm going to go ahead … and switch to a full screen of view … just for your own viewing pleasure … so we can, again, see that much more of the image. … Okay, so we've got a nice big view of our image, … and we're going to work down through this. … I'm going to focus on the tonal controls here … and then we're going to go a little bit deeper … into the Tone Curve, which is, of course, … very powerful, not as intimidating as it does … in other applications like Photoshop. … So the first thing I should note here, … I want to dispel a myth, Auto is very, very powerful … in the Develop module because what Auto is doing … is it's looking at the histogram, … and it's comparing the contents of the histogram … to a library of photographs taken by professionals. …
AuthorBryan O'Neil Hughes
- Adjusting photographs in Lightroom
- Using the Develop module
- Fixing white balance and temperature
- Applying HDR adjustments
- Sharpening images
- Making lens corrections
- Fixing perspective
- Retouching images using a brush
- Adjusting clarity and haze
- Applying graduated filters
- Culling photos in Lightroom
- Sharing images
- Using shortcuts in Lightroom
Skill Level Intermediate
1. The Edit/Develop Module: Reviewing the Basics
2. The Edit/Develop Module: In Depth
HDR and post6m 24s
3. Edit/Develop Tools
4. Saving Time
5. Lightroom: Beyond the Desktop
6. Beyond Lightroom
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