Inventing a Red channel with Lab


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Inventing a Red channel with Lab

All right, I'd like you start things off by opening this image called Dive master.jpg. Don't worry about the others for now. I have just got them up in case I want to show where we're going. This is that just hideous image. If you can fix this image, you can fix the colors in anything, let me tell you. So that's the proposition I make to you. Now we are going to start things off by inventing a red channel. If you recall, that's our big problem we have no red channel. And come to speak of it, we don't really have a good green channel. We've got no shadows. Basically the darkest colors are light mid tones and I wouldn't even go so far as to say we have mid tones in the blue channel. We have some odd hot highlights sitting here. So nothing really about this image is in good shape.

Now there are ways to invent color and that's what we've got to do. I want to make this very clear. We are going to have to fake this image because the camera did not deliv...

Inventing a Red channel with Lab
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Inventing a Red channel with Lab provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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