Making basic exposure enhancements


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Making basic exposure enhancements

Let's take a look at how we can use the basic controls in order to improve this portrait which is for this particular athlete's sponsor. Now, what I want to do is I want to make this image come to life a little bit. It feels a little bit muddy. Well, the first thing we need to do is evaluate the Histogram. And in the Histogram, we can see that yes, the image is leaning to the left. It's underexposed. We need to bring this image up. So we'll go ahead and make our way down to these controls. One of the first things that we might want to do is increase the Exposure. And as we do that, we want to pay attention to the image, also kind of noting the Histogram here. That's looking good.

Well visually this looks nice, but we're not really sure if we've applied any clipping or whatnot. So what we can do is we can hold down the Option key on the Mac, Alt key on a PC and then simply click on this. Now, when I do that, I see that, yeah you know what, I have a little bit of c...

Making basic exposure enhancements
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Making basic exposure enhancements provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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