Using the Shadows/Highlights filter


show more Using the Shadows/Highlights filter provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery show less
please wait ...

Using the Shadows/Highlights filter

All right, I think we are making marvelous progress so far. We are definitely on the right track. And I've gone ahead and saved out my progress as Nested Smart Object.psd. So called because we have one Smart Object nested inside of another inside of this composition. Let's go ahead and compare this image to the original. I also have opened Soft portrait.jpg, which is the image as it was captured by Joey Nelson. Subject of course to some interpolation that I provided to the scene in the form of rotating and scaling the image. Now, the original image has great framing, it's got great lighting, the model looks beautiful and so on, but you could use some sharpness, or you could use some color punch and that's what we have going on in the version of the image so far. So it's definitely looking better. However, is it looking best? No, I would say not.

One of my concerns with the image is that the left side of the face is awfully hot. We've got this fantastic amount of...

Using the Shadows/Highlights filter
Video duration: 5m 53s 13h 7m Advanced

Viewers:

Using the Shadows/Highlights filter provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

Subjects:
Design Photography
Software:
Photoshop
Author:
please wait ...