Enhance and Correct your images with more power Photoshop CS6


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Enhancing and correcting your images with more power

Now that we know a little bit about the Adobe Camera RAW basic controls, let's take what we've learned and apply it to our photographs. We will be working with this picture here. It's rincon_surfer.dng. To open this one up in Camera RAW, press Command+R on a Mac, or Ctrl+R on Windows. Well, this particular photograph--this portrait--I liked the expression, I liked the composition, yet I want more detail in this area. In order to do that, we could increase the exposure.

Yet, when we increase the exposure, something happens. This side of the image, well, it becomes too bright. Well, we can modify that by using these controls. Let's--though--first work on the shadows. If we want more detail in our shadows or our blacks, well, we can drag these sliders to the right. We can bring more light into those areas of the image. One of the challenges is that when you brighten an image, you also need to add a bit of contrast; otherwise, it can look a little fake. So here I will go ahead...

Enhancing and correcting your images with more power
Video duration: 3m 35s 3h 33m Intermediate Updated Dec 11, 2012

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Enhancing and correcting your images with more power provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers New Features

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