Enhancing a portrait with sunset colors


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Enhancing a portrait with sunset colors

In this movie we'll be working on the file corwig_wolf_family. We're going to continue to talk about modifying color and tone. One of the things that you'll probably discover in this is that when you work with color and tone, there's much more give-and-take, there's much more play involved. So let's go and open up this file in Photoshop, and then press F to go to Full Screen View mode. Now what I want to do with this image is bring out some of the colors. So I'm going to click on the Adjustments tab and then click on the Curves icon. Now I'm going to choose a preset here from the pulldown menu. I'll just choose Medium Contrast. That will then boost the overall contrast.

Now that's a little bit too intense for me, so I'm going to click on my top point. Now what I want to do is, I want to brighten the image up a little bit more, and then I'll press the minus key, that will allow me to select the bottom point there, and I'll use the Up ...

Enhancing a portrait with sunset colors
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Enhancing a portrait with sunset colors provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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Photography
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