Making Match Color adjustments


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Making Match Color adjustments

The Match Color adjustment is one that doesn't get a lot of press but it can be really useful if you're in advertising or marketing and you're trying to match skin color of the model from shot-to-shot, or if you're trying to show a product in multiple colors. Let me show you how it works here with these two images. The source file on the left and the target file on the right. One of the things that I can do with match color is to try to match a model skin tone from image-to-image. So in this case I'd like to put both of these images in the same brochure, but her skin is much darker here than it is here.

I'll start matching her skin tones by making a selection of the good skin tone here in the source image. I've actually already done that for you, so you can just load that selection if you're following along. By making sure that source.psd is the active image and then going up to Select and down to Load Selection and make sure Document is set to source.ps...

Making Match Color adjustments
Video duration: 4m 24s 3h 46m Intermediate

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Making Match Color adjustments provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop CS4: Image Adjustments in Depth

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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