Clarity, Vibrance, and Saturation


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Clarity, Vibrance, and Saturation

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to work with the Clarity, Vibrance and Saturation controls that are at the bottom of the basic panel there inside Camera Raw. Working in order, Clarity is going to give you edge contrast. So think of it as being very, very similar actually to working with Unsharp mask with a low amount value and a very high radius value and that's what you get with Clarity, but you only have an amount value, Camera Raw takes care of the radius automatically. Notice if I really bump this up we are getting some major edge contrast, we are feeling in her eyes which doesn't look so good actually but we are definitely sharpening up a lot of detail inside of this image, all be it with big thick edges.

So what I'm going to suggest is that we take this value down to something like 30 where this image is concerned and then maybe to compensate, I'll take the Contrast value down as well. So we have raised the Clarity value ultimately to 30 and I have r...

Clarity, Vibrance, and Saturation
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Clarity, Vibrance, and Saturation provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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