Creating new and vivid colors


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Creating new and vivid colors

There are certain photographs where you take what you have and you bring it out. You draw it forward. Then there are other situations, like with this photograph, where you want to add something to it. You want to bring to this image, new colors, Reds and Oranges and Yellows. That's exactly what we are going to take a look at, how we can do so here using Color Balance and Curves together. Well, this particular image was captured in Austin, Texas and here you can see all of these bats, hundreds and hundreds of bats taking flight at sunset.

So I want to add to the drama. I want to change the color. So first, let's start off with a Color Balance Adjustment layer. We will click on that icon in the Adjustment panel, and I am going to start off in my Highlights. I am going to increase the Reds and the Yellows, again just looking to try to really bring out some interesting colors. Bring a little bit of Magenta in there as well, go to the Midtones. Same thing again, Reds and Yellows just brin...

Creating new and vivid colors
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Creating new and vivid colors provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5: Creative Effects

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Photography
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Photoshop
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