Autumn Colour C&C

Started May 12, 2012 | Discussions thread
rpps
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Re: Autumn Colour C&C
In reply to RetiredInFlorida, May 13, 2012

RetiredInFlorida wrote:

take your RAW. set it for the sky not to be blown out.

in PSCS> Copy Layer> Shadow/Highlights> click more options> try 50,15,12, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0.01, 0.01 click on Save As Default
looks dull - open Curves> menu-Linear Contrast removes the dullness.

next open Selective Color> Greens> cyan to the left, magenta to the right, yellow to the right> Reds> play around.

nice photo. me, i would try selling it.

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Mike

Hi Mike thanks for your help I'm new to using CS and ACR for editing my RAW files,previously I have used Nikon NX2 but I love the way you can bring back a photo in ACR although it's a steep learning curve.

With this next Panorama I edited the RAW files so the sky wasn't blown out and adjusted the shadows and I used contrast set on 25 in this latest edit. After I stitched the photos I used a ND Filter (Nik Plug-in) .

I tried your settings but I didn't like it as much as mine maybe my eyes are at fault, the 1st photo is using your settings.

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