Add highlights with Lens Flare Photoshop CC


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Adding highlights with Lens Flare

We're almost done with the project. Just one more ingredient missing here. We need to add some highlights to the scene, and we're going to do so by applying the lens flare filter a couple of times, but we're going to apply lens flare inside the context of a real highlight. So lemme show you how that works. I'm going to switch over to this image. And this is a fragment of a photograph that I shot in which I captured a flash in a mirror. And so basically, we have just this burst of light. We're going to convert this burst of light into blackness and then put the lens flares inside that blackness.

So just stick with me here. We'll see how it works. First thing we need to do is convert everything that's white to a selection outline and deselect everything that's black. And you do that by switching over to the channels panel. Learn more about this when we check out masking in a future course. But for now just go ahead and press the Ctrl key, or Cmd key on the mac, and click o...

Adding highlights with Lens Flare
Video duration: 6m 13s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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Adding highlights with Lens Flare provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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