Protect skin tones Photoshop CC


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Protecting skin tones

In this movie, I'll show you how to apply content over a scale while protecting skin tones. This time around I want to take this horizontal photograph and stretch it to the entire height of the canvas. And make it much narrower as well. So, I'll go up to the Edit menu and choose Content Aware Scale. And I'm just going to stretch this thing as high as it goes and you can see that that ends up stretching her arms quite nicely there. Fortunately you know, this protect skin icon up here in the Options bar that will automatically take care of the problem to an extent.

And what Photoshop is doing is protecting the warm colors, the colors that fall in that orange spectrum. However, you can see that her torso is still stretching like crazy. So, turns out we don't really want to scale it this far right away. So, what I'm going to do is click on this bottom reference point on the far-left side of the Options bar. And I'm going to go ahead and restore that height value to 100% and then pres...

Protecting skin tones
Video duration: 3m 31s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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Protecting skin tones provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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