Adjusting exposure and contrast


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Adjusting exposure and contrast

I'd like to work with Exposure and Contrast sliders right now, and once again I am going to pull up two images side- by-side in Compare mode while we edit. So we'll take these two shots here. I hold down the Command key to select those, click on Edit, and then we'll go to Full Screen also because I like having all the real estate I can get my hands on. So this first shot here, you'll see that we have a gap in our histogram up here.

So in the Levels movie, I talked about moving the slider in to make that correction, but you have another method also and that's using the Exposure slider right here. Now Exposure works with Highlights. And essentially what we're going to do, instead of moving the slider to the edge of the histogram, the Exposure slider is going to move the histogram to the edge over here. Watch how this works. So I am just going to take this and just move it this way.

You can watch, as the histogram moves, the image brightens, and that's what I mean. E...

Adjusting exposure and contrast
Video duration: 3m 31s 4h 14m Beginner Updated Aug 11, 2014

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Adjusting exposure and contrast provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the iPhoto '11 Essential Training

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Photography
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iPhoto
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