Fixing color casts with the White Balance tool


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Fixing color casts with the White Balance tool

Getting rid of a color cast on an image is another common problem and Camera Raw makes that easy as well. You can see this image here has kind of an orange or yellow cast. You might have a blue cast or a red cast or a green cast, depending on the lighting conditions and whether or not you were paying attention to the White Balance setting on your camera. Let's go ahead and fix this problem. It's very easy to do inside Camera Raw. Let's click the Open in Camera Raw button and this opens up the Camera Raw Editor and there's a couple of different ways to go about this. I typically lean towards one way but in the interest of teaching you the complete picture here so to speak, let me show you all three of them.

So if I look over in the Basic tab, you can see that the very first thing that you should do other than doing a crop is setting the White Balance. You can see it came in As Shot. Now I can choose Auto and Camera Raw will do its best to actually correct that color cast ...

Fixing color casts with the White Balance tool
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Fixing color casts with the White Balance tool provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS5 Essential Training

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Design Photography
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