- PRO Tutorials &
- 100 out of 5
Learn how to perfect color with this step-by-step walk-through of 2 amazing images from start to finish! Every light and color explained in a way that will allow you to create drama and interest in your images.
Tutorial Instructor: Aaron Nace
Join Now $9.95/mo Buy Now for $34.99
Skills You Will Learn
Color to create a series.
In this tutorial, we show you how to create a more unified look for your next image series. Even if the photos are from 2 completely different locations, with their own varied lighting and color temperatures, you can use these Photoshop techniques to make them part of a series.
Match Light Temperature
Uncover the secrets of lighting with gels to match the color of your strobes with the ambient light in the scene. Create more natural scenes with this technique of matching light temperatures.
Build a Color Palette
Use color theory to determine how to use complimentary colors as well as other color harmonies. Learn how to use color in shadows to help balance other strong color presence within your images.
Color with Light
Learn why each light is placed and how to make more consistent images through color. Complementary colors are a great way to further enhance your images.
Remove the complexities from correcting colors in shadows, midtones and highlights. At times, highlights are too warm or too saturated and need to be treated separately from other areas of an image. Learn how to correct color and restrict your changes to specific areas.
Make it your scene.
Add more unique personality and taste to your images by using these Photoshop techniques. By simply adding more atmosphere and retouching to create a more focussed scene, your images will have more impact than ever before.
The additional of fog, dust, rain and powder to your images can add very interesting atmosphere and depth. Learn how to add effects like this and then enhance them using Photoshop.
Refine your images by removing unwanted distractions. Master multiple techniques that will allow you to remove literally anything leaving only the focal points you decide.
Keep your images clean and more focussed by perfecting the light. Adding and removing lights can require a lot of detailed retouching. The techniques in this tutorial are universal and will work on any image!
Learn how to sharpen different areas of your images to draw attention to where it’s needed. Sometimes the most subtle details can make the greatest impact.