Bolstering contrast with the Green channel


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Bolstering contrast with the Green channel

In this exercise, I'm going to show you a technique that I picked up from the highly esteemed, Scott Kelby, who wrote this really awesome book called "The Photoshop Channels Book" from Peachpit; definitely check it out, if you get a chance. It's a fast read, you can pick up a lot of techniques very quickly. This is one of them and basically what I'm going to show you is Scott's method for using the green channel of an image in order to boost the overall contrast of the image. I'm actually going to show you two flavors of this technique, one is Scott's way of approaching this process, and then I'm going to show you my spin on the technique. I like to think that I've improved upon it. I think that I could improve upon a Scott Kelby technique, its blasphemy, but in fact, my approach is better, as you'll see, for a variety of reasons.

They're both great techniques. So if you walk away with either one of them, you're going to walk away a...

Bolstering contrast with the Green channel
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Bolstering contrast with the Green channel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Channels & Masks: Advanced Techniques

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Design Photography
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