Using adjustment layers


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Using adjustment layers

In this tutorial, we're going to look at one of my favorite features in Photoshop and that Adjustment Layers. Before I explain what Adjustment Layers are, let me show you why they are so important. Let's say, I wanted to color correct this image, maybe brighten it up and increase the vibrance and saturation. I could do that in a lot of ways, and generally speaking, in Photoshop there are many ways to do the same thing, especially basic tasks like color correction. I could choose a tool like the Sponge tool and manually saturate areas.

I could also go to the Image menu, and go to the sub-menu Adjustments, and choose one of the many adjustments here. But the problem with both of those solutions is they both apply the correction directly to the layer, making changes to them. Well, what if I want to go back later and lighten up those changes or change my changes? Well, I'm kind of stuck if I use a tool or if I use something from the Image menu here. So, the solutio...

Using adjustment layers
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Using adjustment layers provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Chad Perkins as part of the Up and Running with Photoshop CS6

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Design Photography video2brain
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Photoshop
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