Recovering highlight and shadow detail


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Recovering highlight and shadow detail

In one of our previous movies I talked a little bit about clipping and how we can have clipping, or loss of detail in our Shadows or Highlights. Here I want to take a look at how we can recover say detail that's been clipped by using our Basic panel adjustments. Let's go ahead and turn on our clipping indicators, either by tapping on our keyboard the U and the O key or by clicking on these two triangle icons. Well, in doing that we can see that this portrait, it looks pretty good, except we have some loss of detail in a few areas of the image.

If we go ahead and modify this image, let's say that we decide to increase the Exposure, we will see that we will introduce even more clipping. And with this image I need to increase my exposure, because it's a little bit too dark here in the subject or on the subject. So then next I am going to increase my Shadow amount as well. As I make all of these adjustments, we can see that this clipping indicator, well, it's just getti...

Recovering highlight and shadow detail
Video duration: 3m 38s 6h 17m Intermediate

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Recovering highlight and shadow detail provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers: Camera Raw 7

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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