Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting exposure (brightness), part of Learning Photoshop CS6.
In this movie we're going to look at several different ways to adjust the …exposure, or in other words the brightness of the image. …And of course we want to do this with adjustment layers. …So,in the layers panel, we go down to the bottom here, the half black half white circle. … >> And we could create different adjustment layers. …And these are the ones that we're looking at when we specifically want to …adjust brightness. So let's start with the top one here, …brightness contrast. That's the easiest one. …We basically have two sliders here, we have brightness which pretty much …brightens everything or darkens everything.…
And then we also have contrast. So, if you're a little intimidated by …color correction, this is a great (no period) Place to start. …Make sure, though, that you never ever ever ever check this use legacy button. …Consider it, like, a blow up the world button. …Because it makes this effect absolutely terrible. …So avoid this button at all cost. But other than that, …
- Getting images into Photoshop
- Creating and navigating documents
- Working with layers
- Cropping and straightening images
- Color correction
- Making selections
- Fixing image problems
- Working with effects
- Creating and editing text
- Exporting and printing
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
1. Getting Started with Photoshop
2. Getting Images into Photoshop
3. Photoshop Basics
4. Image Basics
5. Color Correction
6. Making Selections
7. Fixing Image Problems
8. Working with Effects
9. Working with Text
10. Making Art
11. Exporting and Printing
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