Using the point curve


show more Using the point curve provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6 show less
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Using the point curve

Let's take a look at how we can take advantage of the Point Tone Curve. Now, one of the things that I noticed here in this image is that it'd be kind of nice to add a bit of contrast, brighten up the face a touch, and I also noticed that there's a color shift, because I know that this sweatshirt here is gray. I'm seeing a lot of blue in this. Well, we've already talked about how we can hover the image, and we can hold down the Command key, and with the Command held down on the Mac, Ctrl key held down on a PC, we can then click to add a point here on our curve.

Well, there's another shortcut that we can take advantage of, and that's by pressing the Shift key, what we can do is temporarily toggle to the White Balance tool. Here we can go ahead and click on something that we know should be neutral. In this case, I'm just clicking on this area of the sweatshirt right here, and that now color corrected the image in regards to its color temperature in the Basic...

Using the point curve
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Using the point curve provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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