Setting a curve point in each color channel


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Setting a curve point in each color channel

This next step is more for power users and that's how do you set a point in each color channel of a Curves adjustment layer. So let's begin by adding a Curves adjustment layer to our document here. So as you mouse around, you don't see any feedback with just the default cursor, but if you switch to the Targeted Adjustment tool, this little icon here in the Adjustment panel. Now as you mouse around, you get the dancing donut on the graph over here in the Adjustment panel. Now you can see the circle on the graph there. If you just click, you get a point set for the RGB Composite channel, right. So I'm going to undo that.

If you want to set a point for each individual channel, so if I go up here to the pop-up list here, there is the Red, Green and Blue individual channels because you're going of course do curve adjustments on each channel separately. The default is set to the Composite though. If you want to set a curve point for each channel individually, you hold down...

Setting a curve point in each color channel
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Setting a curve point in each color channel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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