Color balancing a video shot


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Color balancing a video shot

If you find that the white balance is off for a shot, an easy way to adjust it is with a levels adjustment. You'll find both black and white eyedropper's in there that you can use to manually re-white balance or black balance. This particular shot is a little bit off, it's not bad, but I want to select it and then choose the Levels Adjustment. Inside, I can now take the black and white eyedropper. I'm going to start with the black eyedropper and click on something that should be black. In this case, we have a highly reflective screen that's starting to pick up some of the colors.

I click and the black balance has been fixed. Let's go ahead with the white eyedropper and find something that should be white. Now if it goes too strong, you can always back that off. I'll just choose to undo, Ctrl+Z, and instead, look for something else that should be bright white. This can be difficult if you don't have a pure white on the page and that's lookin...

Color balancing a video shot
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Color balancing a video shot provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Editing Video in Photoshop CS6

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Video
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Photoshop
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