How to Use Selective Color to create vibrant color Photoshop: Retouching


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Using Selective Color to create vibrant color

The next step that I want to take with this photograph is I want to make some of the colors in this picture even more vivid, and I am going to do that using Selective Color. Selective Color is really fascinating and powerful. If we click on the icon for adjustment layers, here we can choose Selective Color down at the bottom of the mix here, or we can always click on that as well here in the Adjustments panel. Next, with the Selective Color open, you notice that you have these different channels, or these different colors that you can target. For example, let's say that we want to change the overall color characteristics of the garment. Rather than having this be cyan, we could make this a little bit more blue by working with these sliders.

You can see how, as I change these amounts, I can change the overall color, and I can also change the Brightness value of the color as well. We can target more global colors, say, like the Reds, which will allow us to work with the color that we ...

Using Selective Color to create vibrant color
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Using Selective Color to create vibrant color provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching

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