Using HSL to increase warm tones


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Using HSL to increase warm tones

As you're discovering, one of the advantages of using HSL is that it allows you to bring out specific colors. Let's take a look at how we can do that here with this photograph. I am going to go ahead and zoom in on the photograph a little bit, and it's a photo of my wife with her mom and our two kids, and I love all the colors here and whatnot, except it's not warm enough for me. So this is what I'm going to do. I'm going to go ahead and navigate to my HSL controls and I'm going to click on the Target Adjustment tool and when I do that I'm going to hover over the face, which is going to give me a lot of the reds there.

We can see it's going to be reds and oranges and what I want to do is increase those, and by increasing those a lot of times by adding a little bit of red and orange, it can add a little bit more life to the photograph. I'm also going to work on my yellows a little bit, and might as well make the blues and the purples a little bit ni...

Using HSL to increase warm tones
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Using HSL to increase warm tones 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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Lightroom
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