Deconstructing the basic adjustments


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Deconstructing the basic adjustments

Here we are going to spend a couple of minutes deconstructing some of the most important controls inside of the Basic panel. And you are going to spend the majority of your time in the Basic panel. This is where a lot of our work in Adobe Camera Raw will take place. And for that matter, it's where all of our work will begin. Over here in the Basic panel, which is the first panel in the set, we have some controls. Now, what I want to do is deconstruct how these works so that we can gain some knowledge, and so that we can then apply that knowledge to work in on your photographs. You can see that we have this demo file here, basically a grayscale.

Let's go ahead and work with these controls on this grayscale demo file in order to learn how they work. Well, the first control we have is Exposure. I like to think of that as a control with a really big reach. For example, click and drag to the left to darken, or click and drag to the right to brighten. And it makes really dramatic effects...

Deconstructing the basic adjustments
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Deconstructing the basic adjustments provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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