Luminance and saturation controls


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Luminance and saturation controls

Not only is Variations more intuitive and it provides the more demonstrational approach, but it's also more powerful, because it gives you control over Luminance, that is the brightness of the image, as well as Saturation, which is the color intensity. So, we now have three versions of this image open, Better balance.psd, the results of the Color Balance adjustment layer, then Variations edit.jpg, which is the result of the Variations command in the previous exercise, then we've got Tough boys.jpg, which is the original colorcast image.

With Tough boys.jpg active, I'll go to the Image menu, choose Adjustments and choose Variations or press that keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+Alt+V, Command+Option+V on the Mac. Notice that it goes ahead and loads up my previous correction, by default. So, you don't have to force Variations to load the last correction. It does it for you, which is great, if you didn't get it right. You press Ctrl+Z, Command+Z on the Mac. Then you just go ahead a...

Luminance and saturation controls
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Luminance and saturation controls provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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