Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting white balance, part of iPhoto for iOS Essential Training.
…Previously, we looked at the four color adjustment tools, to…let you adjust the hue and saturation of your image.…Also found here among the color tools is the white balance tool.…White balance refers to the overall color cast of your photo.…Often times when you're shooting photos under less than…ideal lighting conditions like under a fluorescent light, or…under bright direct sunlight, the colors in your photo,…may not be as accurate as they should be.…The white balance tools let you compensate for specific lighting conditions, and…can often bring colors back closer to the way they should look.…In certain situations, you'll find it better to first set the…photo's white balance before you start adjusting the color sliders here.…
So here I have a photo of myself that…I took in Brooklyn on a cold overcast winter day.…And right now we're looking at the results of the original…white balance setting that my iPhone used when I took the picture.…And it's actually not too bad, but let's open up the white balance tools.…
In this course, lynda.com senior staff author Garrick Chow details the features and capabilities of iPhone for iOS, sharing tips for enhancing and sharing photos along the way. Learn how to examine photos, mark the keepers and delete the duds, improve the overall look of your photos with its arsenal of editing tools, fix problems like red eye and dark areas, and share images with friends and family. Garrick will even show you how to order a printed photo book straight from Apple.
NOTE: With the release of iOS 8, Apple has discontinued iPhoto for iOS. Therefore, iPhoto will not launch in iOS 8, and any existing iPhoto data will be migrated into the Photos app when upgrading to iOS 8. For more information on the migration process, see this documentation.
- Flagging, favoriting, and tagging photos
- Cropping and straightening
- Adjusting exposure, color, and white balance
- Fixing red eyes
- Repairing specific areas of an image
- Mailing and texting photos
- Sending photos to other apps
- Assembling and sharing slideshows
- Ordering prints
Skill Level Beginner
iPhone Photography: Shooting to Storytellingwith Richard Koci Hernandez1h 45m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
3. Selective Editing
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