Modifying the color and tone


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Modifying the color and tone

At this stage of the project what I want to do is work a little bit on the overall color and tone of the photograph. I also want to modify it just a bit more. So here Is how I will do that. Well, now that we have the double density of both of these layers, I'm going to click in my underlying layer mask and I am going to feather these edges out a bit, just softening them up. I'm going to go to the top one as well and just soften those up as well, just looking to try to have this fall into the shadow a little bit more clearly. Well, another thing that we might want to do is add a bit of film grain or modify the color.

In order to modify color, let's say add a bit of a tone to this, we can click on our adjustment layer icon and then choose Color Balance. With Color Balance I'm going to add some reds and also a little bit of yellows here, just adding a bit of a browner tint to this. I'll go into my Shadows and I'm going to warm those up as well, trying to just remove, ju...

Modifying the color and tone
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Modifying the color and tone provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5: Creative Compositing

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Photography
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Photoshop
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