Masking and brightening eyes


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Masking and brightening eyes

In the previous movies we have been working with images that have color and more importantly I have been using color as a way to teach us how mask actually work. Yet, in this movie what I want to do is step away from color for a moment. I want to minimize all the variables and just work on a black and white image. In particular, I want to look at how we can bring brightness to a portion of an image. So let's go ahead and open up this file brighten.psd and then go ahead and press F to go to Full Screen View mode and zoom in on the image. Now when we zoom in on the image, one of the things that I notice is that the image looks pretty good, yet I'm interested in bringing some more brightness to the eyes here. And so I'm going to go ahead and click on this topmost layer, and this topmost layer is called Brighten.

Now I have modified this layer with a Curve Adjustment and we'll talk more about curves later but for now just say okay, this is a brighter version of the same imag...

Masking and brightening eyes
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Masking and brightening eyes provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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Photography
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Photoshop
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