- [Voiceover] Now that you've had your own chance to…evaluate this image and perform a tone color adjustment,…let me show you a couple possible solutions we have.…This image of this photograph of Kachemak Bay in Alaska,…where I lived, this is looking southeast,…across Bishop's Beach at low tide.…And this is a early sunset picture,…which we'll see when we look at the histogram.…So we like the photograph,…but the contrast is a little bit low,…which is a very common circumstance…in landscape images that are shot…early in the day, or later in the day,…when the light is interesting and fun,…and when we look over in the histogram,…we see where we're going to be doing most of our work,…right, and that's on the highlight end,…where we don't really have any highlight data,…and we don't start to have any data at all…until we get down to about the quarter tone,…and we have this flat area where we're not sure…if that's data or noise, we'll see in a little bit.…
So we know we can do some overall brightness…and contrast adjustments, we'd like to,…
- Using Curves adjustment layers for nondestructive editing
- Setting highlights and shadows
- Making area-specific tonal adjustments
- Using masks to control adjustments
- Adjusting color, brightness, and contrast
- Making quick adjustments
- Fine-tuning your curves
Skill Level Advanced
1. Curve Fundamentals
2. Tone and Simple Color Adjustments with Curves
3. Numeric Color Adjustments with Curves
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