people - burning, sharpening


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people - burning, sharpening

Welcome back, we only have a few more steps to go. In the last movie, we turned on the curves adjustment layer. When we hover over the skin with this curves adjustment layer on and look at the info pallet in the top right corner of the screen, we see that we've lost information. It's 255, it's 100% brightness, so it's too bright. So let's back off this adjustment layer. We can do that a few ways. We could load the highlights, copy those to a new layer, and put those to multiply, but rather than doing that, let's just lower the opacity of the curves layer. So we're going to lower the opacity of the curves layer, now we have a little bit of detail there.

We don't need a ton of detail because the whole point of this edit is pushing this image to the edge. Great. So we lower curves, let's do some burning and dodging. Click in the burn and dodge layer and fill this layer with black. We can fill the layer with black by going to edit, fill, and choose black from the dro...

people - burning, sharpening
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people - burning, sharpening provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Enhancing Digital Photography with Photoshop CS

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Design Photography
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