Join Mikkel Aaland for an in-depth discussion in this video Opening JPEG and TIFF files in Camera Raw, part of Getting Started with Adobe Camera Raw 5.
You can also open JPEGs and TIFFs in Camera Raw. The simplest way to do it is select a JPEG, in this case in Bridge. I'm holding down the Ctrl key or right-clicking on the thumbnail. And just select Open in Camera Raw. Now that JPEG will open in the familiar and wonderful work environment of Camera Raw. Now if I have my Camera Raw preferences set here to Automatically Open All Supported JPEGs instead of Disable JPEGs. And I have done the same with TIFFs.
Now when I'm in Bridge and I double-click on a JPEG, it will automatically open in Camera Raw rather than in Photoshop. So now, let's see how we can do this in Photoshop. If you're in the Photoshop environment and we go to open a JPEG and we find a JPEG. Because my settings in Camera Raw were set to open JPEGs and TIFFs. Automatically, when I select a JPEG under Format, Camera Raw will show up.
If I haven't set those preferences in Camera Raw to open automatically, JPEGs in Camera Raw. The format here would be under, if I opened or selected a JPEG, would be JPEG. But to open in Camera Raw, I just select Camera Raw and now it'll open automatically in Camera Raw. And there's lots of advantages to working with JPEG and TIFFs in the Camera Raw, non-destructive editing environment and it's way cool.
- The Camera Raw interface
- Opening RAW, JPEG, and TIFF files in Camera Raw
- The Toolbar
- Workflow tips
- Basic image processing
- Using the Parametric and Point curves
- Managing noise reduction
- Working with hue, saturation, and luminance
- Creating a split-toned image
- Removing chromatic aberrations
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS4 for Photographers: Camera Rawwith Chris Orwig7h 4m Intermediate
Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6with Chris Orwig6h 28m Appropriate for all
1. Before You Start
2. The Toolbar
3. Workflow Tips
4. Basic Tab: Basic Image Processing
5. Tone Curve Tab
6. Detail Tab
7. HSL/Grayscale Tab
8. The Split Toning Tab
Creating a split-toned image2m 40s
9. Lens Correction Tab
10. Presets Tab
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