The Detect Faces option


show more The Detect Faces option provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey and Olaf Giermann as part of the Photoshop CS6 New Features Overview show less
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The Detect Faces option

The Color Range command has been around for quite a long time, but in Photoshop CS6, it's been improved to make it easier to select Skin Tones. So for example, if you want to apply an adjustment that only affects the faces in a photo this is the tool for you. Let's take a look at how it works. I'll start off by choosing Select and then Color Range from the menu. That will bring up the Color Range dialog. I'll start off with my selection preview set to none so that we can see the original image and then at the top of the dialog, I'll choose skin tones from the select popup. This will cause Photoshop to automatically analyze the image and look for skin tones.

You can see in my selection preview that I have a pretty good starting point. I'll switch my overall selection preview back to grayscale, so that we can see the larger version of our preview and I can adjust the fuzziness. I can reduce the range of skin tones included or increase the range of ski...

The Detect Faces option
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The Detect Faces option provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey and Olaf Giermann as part of the Photoshop CS6 New Features Overview

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