How to Use the Properties panel Photoshop CS6


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Using the Properties panel

Here I want to introduce you to working with the Properties panel. The Properties panel is where all of our adjustments that we create in our Adjustments panel will show up. This is how we can modify the color and tone of our pictures or also, where we can work on our masks for those particular adjustments. Well, with this image, let's take a look at how we can convert this to black and white and improve the overall look and feel of this photograph. Well, here you can see the workspace that I've chosen is for Photography. You can do that by clicking on this option here. This displays my Adjustments panel, just above my Layers panel.

One of the things that I want to do here is I want to click on this icon which allows me to convert this image to black and white. Once I do that it then opens up this adjustment here in the Properties panel. In this case I have some controls for this Black & White conversion. I'll go ahead and increase the Reds, the brightness of the Yellows ...

Using the Properties panel
Video duration: 3m 4s 3h 33m Intermediate Updated Dec 11, 2012

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Using the Properties panel provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers New Features

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