Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Fixing underexposed footage, part of Editing Video in Photoshop CS6.
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So here's the good news, all the things you love about color correcting in Photoshop can …now be applied to video, it's super easy to fix your shots and this is one of the things …I really like about the video editing features. Let's tackle fixing an underexposed shot first. …I've gone ahead and selected one of the clips in the timeline that looks a tad underexposed …to me. Notice that when you choose it, it automatically becomes visible in the particular …group you're working with. You could then go up to the Adjustments panel and simply …click to add an Adjustment layer, there it is. I'm just going to pull the white point …in on this shot, and that's going to start to lift the brightness, play with the middle …gray slider there.…
Remember, clicking the eyeball icon makes it very easy to see the before and after, …and I really like how we've brightened up the exposure and fixed contrast here with …levels. That's looking pretty solid, I'll open up just a little bit more, lower the …output level so the whites don't clip, and then toss on some Vibrance here to really …
- Understanding the video file formats supported in Photoshop
- Controlling playback in the Timeline
- Building a sequence
- Organizing and editing A-roll and B-roll footage
- Adding transitions
- Adjusting volume
- Adding music
- Color balancing a shot
- Adjusting contrast
- Adding a lower-third graphic
- Animating text
- Exporting to H.264 or QuickTime
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Premiere Pro CS6 Essential Trainingwith Abba Shapiro6h 59m Beginner
Premiere Pro CS6 New Featureswith Richard Harrington3h 22m Appropriate for all
Premiere Pro: Color Correction and Enhancementwith Jeff Sengstack5h 6m Intermediate
1. Getting Ready for Editing Video in Photoshop
2. Meet the Photoshop Timeline
Enabling timeline shortcuts1m 57s
3. Building a Sequence
4. Working with Audio
Adjusting volume in clips3m 15s
5. Controlling Adjustment Layers
6. Working with Text and Graphics
7. Publishing Video
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