Midtones and advanced blending


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Midtones and advanced blending

In the previous movie, we looked at how we could stack up different Curves Adjustments in order to come up with our final results. In this movie what I'm going to do is talk about how you can sometimes save your image when you start to really makes some interesting Curves Adjustments. So what I'm going to do here is click on the Add Adjustment Layer icon and choose Curves. What I want do is darken the overall image. I decide that once I print this, the background was just a little bit too light. So I go ahead and I bring down my blacks, which then decreases the brightness value for the blacks as well as the other colors and tones in the image.

Now, let's say I go ahead and apply that adjustment and I say, you know what? I'm done. Double-click the Adjustments tab and I'm looking out my image. I say, you know what? I like the background except I just really don't like how I effected the deep, deep blacks over here. I wish I could have just affected these tones ove...

Midtones and advanced blending
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Midtones and advanced blending 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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