Enhancing color and tone to make the Lens Flare effect come to life


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Enhancing color and tone to make the Lens Flare effect come to life

All right, well now to finish off this creative project let's go ahead and modify the overall color and tone, and we'll do that by making three different Adjustment layers and also working a little bit with masks. First, I want to increase the reds and the yellows and the midtones and in the highlights. There are number of different adjustment layers that we can use to do this. One which works really easily is Color Balance. Let's click on the Color Balance icon and then let's increase the reds and also the yellows there. Let's go to the highlights, and bring up the yellow and red and the highlights as well, and now that I see this I actually also want to work on my shadows.

So here I'm going to go to the shadows, and then I'll bring in some more red into the shadows. I just want to have these really deep and interesting colors here. You can see if we close this, this is our before and after, kind of adding to this whole surreal look or effect. Next, what I want to do is w...

Enhancing color and tone to make the Lens Flare effect come to life
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Enhancing color and tone to make the Lens Flare effect come to life provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop for Photographers: Creative Effects

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