Select based on color with the Color Range controls Photoshop CS6


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Selecting based on color with the Color Range controls

So far, we have taken a look at how we can make selections based on shape. Well, here I want to transition to talking about how we can use what's called Color Range. And in the next few movies we will be working on a few different images to take a look at how we can use this tool in different situations. Let's say that what we want to do is change the overall color or tone of this shirt. Well, to do that, we could go to Select and then click on Color Range. This dialog is actually really powerful, and what it allows us to do is to sample specific colors or to select from our pulldown menu a color in our image.

Let's say we want to go to Cyans. Well, here we'll try to create a selection of those colors, or we might want to try Blues. Now what this window is showing us is, in a sense, a preview of the selected area. White is selected, black isn't selected. You can also change this by clicking on this menu here. Let's choose, say, White Matte. I want to see a differen...

Selecting based on color with the Color Range controls
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Selecting based on color with the Color Range controls provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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Photography
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