Matching colors selectively


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Matching colors selectively

In this exercise, I'm going to show you a more selective approach to the task of matching the colors from one layer, namely the road layer, to those of another, namely the Background layer. That actually involves the selection, nothing complicated, it's just a matter of wrapping your mind around what's going on. I've saved my progress as The big red moon. psd found inside the 08_selections folder. I'm going to go ahead and click on the road layer to make it active. Now, you can approach this layer, just like you did the moon, by going up to Image, choosing Adjustments and choosing Match Color.

Then of course, you're going to have to set your Source to The big red moon.psd. You're going to have to set the Layer to Background. You're going to get this dreadfully drab result right here, that still contains a little blue from the sky. So, as opposed to working that way, I'll go ahead and move this dialog box back on screen and cancel out. As opposed to tryi...

Matching colors selectively
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Matching colors selectively provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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