Join Bert Monroy for an in-depth discussion in this video Matching the castle to the tone of the mountain, part of Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes - Castle on the Mountain.
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…So now that our castle is all complete, we need to go in there and…make it look like it was made from the same materials as the mountain below.…We need to colorize this castle.…So, I have the layer, the layer that I merged in the last movie and…you remember way back in the beginning that I created a file called color?…Let's go see that file.…And it's right on my desk top.…Right here, color.…There it is.…So, doesn't have to be open, but here you have some nice tones.…You have the deep reds, you got the dark reds of the shadows, the really light,…kind of almost yellows of the highlighted areas, and you've got this stuff in here.…
Well, I don't want this.…This is not a very good color area.…So what I'm going to do is I'm going to kind of select this area right here.…That's what I want.…This encompasses all the little areas that I need, right there.…So now, I come back to my castle right here and I make sure I'm in that layer.…I'm going to go to Image and I'm going to down to my Adjustments.…And in Adjustments, way down here at the bottom, I have a thing called Match Color.…
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