Deepening and warming a background


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Deepening and warming a background

Now that we have removed the halos around the gentlemen here, we are going to go ahead and darken his background so that he and his background look more and sync with each other. We really want him to feel more at home inside of his own image after all and if you are just following me, I am working inside of a catchup document called No more halos.PSD found inside the 07_For_Effect folder. So called of course, because he no longer has halo surrounding him. The next thing that we are going to do is we are going to darken the background using a Photo Filter adjustment layer, which is not only going to allow us to darken the background, but also get rid of some of the blueness of the background, so its a little warmer and it better matches his skin tone for example.

Alright. So I am going to go over to the Channels palette, and I am going to go ahead and load the mask channel, the alpha channel here, by Control-clicking on it or Command-clicking on it on the Mac. So go ahead and Control or Command...

Deepening and warming a background
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Deepening and warming a background provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Sharpening Images

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Photography
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