Make advanced selections and masks Photoshop CS6


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Making advanced selections and masks

Here, we're going to take a look at how we can use Curves and masking together in order to come up with some spectacular results. Let's take a look at how we can do that with this photograph. Here, I'll go ahead and zoom in on this picture, and I really like this photograph. It's about the bride and her daughter. And somehow what I want to do is I want to bring that subject forward. So let's go ahead and click on our Curves icon. Next what I want to do is simply make a really basic Curves adjustment. To do that we'll click on the targeted adjustment tool and then hover over the skin in the image and click and drag up.

This will brighten this area of the photograph, yet it's also brightening everything else. I don't want that. The next thing I want to do is also add a little bit of contrast, so I'll darken this point by clicking and dragging this down. Well, now that I have this little bit of contrast and also brightening effect, I need to mask this into t...

Making advanced selections and masks
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Making advanced selections and masks provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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Photography
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