Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video The essentials of Color Balance, part of Mastering Color Correction in Photoshop.
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If you've spent any time at all working with Photoshop or other image editing …applications, you're surely familiar with the Color Balance adjustment. …This is generally regarded as the most basic Color Adjustment tool, and yet the …Color Balance Adjustment actually contains some hidden features that you …might not be familiar with. Let's start off by taking a look at the …basics of working with Color Balance with your images. …I'll start of by adding an adjustment layer. …I'll click on the Add Adjustment Layer button, the half black half white circle …icon at the bottom of Layers panel. And then I'll choose Color Balance from …the popup menu that appears. That will add a Color Balance adjustment …layer, and it will also present the Color Balance controls on the Properties panel.…
The sliders available for Color Balance, allow you to shift between the primary …color values: red and cyan, green and magenta, and blue and yellow. …Those represent the red, green and blue, or RGB, primary colors for emitted light …
- Configuration considerations
- Evaluating color
- Basic color for raw images
- Essentials of color balance
- Vibrance vs. saturation
- Adjusting temperature in Lab mode
- Strong color cast removal
- Focused color corrections
- Color matching
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Configuration Considerations
2. Evaluating Color
3. Foundations of Color Adjustment
4. Focused Color Corrections
5. Color Matching
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