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    Skin Tone

    Hello, Have you ever had this problem I have it only with this image. When I color match skin tones I get this strange result, I tried other images and the result is very good the problem is only with this image. I get the colors when I try different methods to change the skin tone. I attached...
  2. Ross

    Reverse Engineer Anyone's Color Grade in Photoshop

    All you need to do is 'degrade' the source image using the curves adjustment layer, and then duplicate that curves layer, but invert the input/output numbers of the points created. It's all outlined better in the video below!
  3. K

    How to Select Post-Processed HUD from screenshot

    Newbie here, also very noob at Photoshop, so yeah. I've grabbed a screenshot from a videogame called Black Mesa (it's the best HL1 remake for a reasonable price on Steam, but nevermind I'm not here to advertise), and I want to edit this particular screenshot because of its interesting bootup...
  4. Pipsmom

    Yellowing on old poloroid

    I've been playing around with this old photo( practice piece, not a client)......looks like possiable a old poloid that's fading and possiable a chemical breakdown happening on 1/3 of the picture I tried all the usual methods and then some.....hue/sat, levels, curves, filters, etc. ..... Its...
  5. X

    curves with white on the bottom left and black on the right top

    Hello, I try to use curves with black on the bottom left and white on the right top but I get by default the contrary curves with white on the bottom left and black on the right top. How can I inverse the colors ? Thank you in advance for your answers
  6. M

    Curves To Levels?

    Greetings everyone, I just landed here for the first time. :wave: I just had a quick question on curves. I normally work with levels and someone sent me a file with a curves color adjustment layer in it. I have been struggling with trying to see if I can somehow convert or reverse engineer the...
  7. K

    Probably simple!

    So, there are 2 computers where I am working, 1 has CC and 1 has CS4. On one of them when you 'Apple M' for curves and press Auto you get a nice smooth S shaped curve which is a good starting point to then adjust the (normally) two points on the single curve line over the histogram - fine! On...
  8. A

    Making circular arcs in Photoshop (was: for the love of God)

    Hello friends please please tell me how to make the curves of this attached picture exactly? please thank you MODERATOR'S NOTE: The terms of service of this forum do not permit us to make or encourage any modifications to currency or any other financial instruments (eg, credit cards). So, we...
  9. T

    Lighten to specific K value?

    Hi All, I have a b&w image that I need to lighten uniformly so that the darkest parts of the images are 65%K. Is there a precise way of doing this instead of using brightness sliders or curves? Apologies if this should be in the newbies forum -- wasn't sure where to put it, so opted for...
  10. R

    Replace a range of colors with just one (or two, see msg)?

    Hi. I have a grayscale image, which has a certain wanted pattern of colours + some unwanted colors. The colors I want to leave are (rgb): 000 666 121212 181818 242424 303030 363636 424242 As you can see, there's a pattern :) Unfortunately there are some really "hard to select" colors also...
  11. J

    Help With Brightening up image

    Hi everyone, Any tips on lightening the background of an image whilst preserving the tone of the skin quality? Having to photoshop some images for a company - but the photographer has left it quite dark/with the background more grey (it's white paper). Any ideas on brightening it up? I've...
  12. IamSam

    New X-rite i1Display Pro Monitor calibrator.

    Now that I have my new calibrator, I want to see if it has helped. Since this image was the first to bring to my attention that my monitor needed some help, I thought I would stick with it to maintain consistency. Original This my latest change to the image after my calibration. Curves...
  13. M

    What is best to use when editing your photos, Camera Raw, Channels, or Curves?

    I'm a little confused on this one.:eek:
  14. T

    How to get this effect?

    here's the image I'm after ... maybe they just had a black background or some better backdrop. i'm trying to get similar colors/background. Here's my edit with a blue background. I've tried using curves, going to blue and messing around with the sliders, as well as desaturating the picture...
  15. A

    CS6 - Where has my adjustment curves window gone!?

    Hey everyone - long time PS junkie, first time PSG visitor. I apologize for the bombastic questioning at the freshman mixer, and promise to keep the questions in the questioning forum from now on ;) But, while we're here... Upgraded my software, and now a menu seems to have gone awol... I...
  16. G

    Motion Effect in Madden

    These effects are seriously sick. How do ea made it? I know they used motion blur on a duplicate layer and probably mask it and brush. I just wanna know how they bring out the shadows and make it black? Curves?
  17. K

    Need Assistance to repair COREL DRAW X4 Files or troubleshoot transfer to X7 Issue.

    Hi team, just hoping for some ideas on Corel. We have thousands of files originally made in X4, now transferring to X7. Seems some have been corrupted, and wondering how to get them back on track. We have tried the .ZIP from temp, but nothing. The files are not 'crashing', just get super...
  18. E

    Greyed out adjustment layers problem

    I've been having a weird issue with adjustment layers. I found mentions online of people with this problem but no real solutions. Some info: Adobe Photoshop Version: 13.0 (13.0 20120315.r.428 2012/03/15:21:00:00) x64 Operating System: Windows NT Version: 6.2 I *was* going to take screenshots...
  19. R

    Depressive evening effect ?

    Hi , How to approach your goal toward making a picture look as if it taken in with same filter as another ? And - with explanation - how to make a picture look like this one ?
  20. S

    How to remove white halo after adjusting curves?

    Sometimes when I adjust the curves of a selection, the end result is a white halo along the borders of the selection. I've tried feathering the mask or shifting the edge but that doesn't seem to help. How can I better blend my selection with the rest of the image after curve adjustments that...