Brighten the eyes Photoshop CS6


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Brightening the eyes

Sometimes the image cleanup work that we'll do will be about making corrections. Other times, it will be about making enhancements, let's say like with the eyes. If we zoom in on this picture, we can see that she has these big beautiful blue eyes, and let's say that what we want to do is we want to brighten and sharpen her eyes. In order to do that, let's use the Curves Adjustment tool in order to make some changes to a specific area of the image. Here I'll click on our Adjustment layer icon for Curves. In this case, we'll just simply click and drag this up in order to create a brightening effect, and then we'll also click and drag down the blacks just a little bit, really focusing in on the eyes.

Now currently, this adjustment is applied to the entirety of the photograph. So here, we'll go into our Mask panel and we'll click on Invert. That will hide or conceal all of this adjustment. Next, with our Brush tool selected, we can go ahead and choose Whi...

Brightening the eyes
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Brightening the eyes provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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Photography
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Photoshop
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