By Mark Galer
Using a distinct blend of step-by-step tasks, motion picture tutorials and pattern photographs, Mark Galer courses the reader during the strongest photograph modifying instruments that parts has to offer. Discussing and demonstrating the talents and know-how to create professional-quality effects with this budget-priced software program. even if optimizing photos for printing, bettering photos for max effect, or developing extraordinary, seamless montages, this booklet will allow any aspiring electronic expert to get the utmost functionality from the credits crunch licensed software.
The package deal is complted with an astonishingly accomplished DVD filled with over 7 hours of motion picture tutorials, a hundred+ pattern photos, a inventory picture gallery in addition to automatic activities to get much more out of the software.
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You are probably not that impressed at this stage as the two exposures need to sit a little more happily next to each other. Select the Gradient tool from the Tools panel. Click on the adjustment layer mask and check that black is the foreground color in the Tools panel. In the Options bar select the Foreground to Transparent Gradient, the Linear Gradient option and set the Opacity to 100%. Drag a short gradient from just below to just above the horizon line to create a smoother transition between the two exposures.
When you let go of the mouse button the image is immediately rendered straight using the minimum amount of cropping. Click on the Zoom or Hand tool to escape from the crop view so that you can see the image straightened in the ACR dialog. The cropped pixels that are hidden from view can be reclaimed at any time by going to the Crop tool and then selecting Clear Crop from the drop-down menu (this action also undoes the straightening effect, putting things back the way they were). You can also press the Enter key to escape from the crop view.
Clarity The Clarity slider can be used to effectively increase localized contrast and give images more apparent depth (and sometimes make them a little sharper). Notice how contrast is raised both in the areas of fine detail and the broader areas of continuous tone. Unlike the Recovery and Fill Light sliders, which have to be used in moderation, this slider is slow to introduce unpleasant artifacts – especially in images where the light quality was soft and even. 27 Part 1: Optimize 11. Vibrance Increasing saturation in ACR can lead to clipping in the color channels.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 8: Maximum Performance. Unleash the hidden performance of Elements by Mark Galer