Enhance the effects of Midtone Contrast Photoshop CS6


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Enhancing the effects of Midtone Contrast

In this movie I'll show you how to correct for the overly saturated colors inside this image, and also show you how to increase the contrast of the midtones. We accomplished both feeds from the Shadows/Highlights dialog box. So I'll double-click on word Shadows/Highlights here inside the Layers panel in order to bring the dialog box back up on screen. Notice this Color Correction value right there. If you increase that value, you're not going to correct the colors; you're going to increase the saturation of the colors inside the image, so it's ultimately a saturation slider. And notice if you want to get rid of the saturation, you would take that Color Correction value down.

By default it's set to 20, which I think is absolutely insane, given that what you want is 0, because when you set that value to 0, you do not modify the saturation of the original colors at all. Now you may end up getting a little bit of grayness inside of some areas of the image, ...

Enhancing the effects of Midtone Contrast
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Enhancing the effects of Midtone Contrast provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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