Previewing before and after adjustments


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Previewing before and after adjustments

One of my favorite things about the Camera Raw editor and addition it to being nondestructive is that it's very easy to quickly see before and after of the adjustments that I might be making. I've got a Preview checkbox here, but there is a little bit of a trick that I want to make sure you know of right away, because it might catch you later on. You might be scratching your head going, what's going on here? So Preview is turned on by default. So whenever you make some choices in the panels over here, you're seeing the immediate effect of those choices. Let's go ahead and make some adjustments here just to kind of see what I'm talking about. I'm going to bring the Exposure down a little bit, just to darken the image overall.

I'll go ahead and do a Recovery to bring out some of the highlight details. I'll open up the shadows with Fill Light a little bit. We'll set a dark point using the Black slider, and maybe increase the overall Brightness, and ...

Previewing before and after adjustments
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Previewing before and after adjustments provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS5 Essential Training

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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