Creating a corrective mask


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Creating a corrective mask

In this exercise, we are going to explore the creation and use of a corrective mask inside of Photoshop. In this case, we want to use the corrective mask to correct wayward hues inside of this face here. This happens to be a photograph of my son, Max, that I shot years ago, now using a low end camera. The name of image is called Average hue.tif, it's found inside the 12 Speciality folder. Now the reason that we have all these wayward hues inside of this image, it's not a function of the actual colorization of my son's face, you will be glad to know but he doesn't simultaneously have these hot pinks and these weired yellows going on inside of this flush. This was a bad reaction on the part of the camera. However, you might be trying to solve for the camera or for real weired skin tones. Either way, the technique that we are about to explore will work for you.

So here is want we are going to do. First, we are going to go over to the Channels palette. Notice that I have a...

Creating a corrective mask
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Creating a corrective mask 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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