Part 2: Auto Options in Levels and Curves By Caroline Julia Moore. Level and Curve Adjustment Layers can be used to correct and color grade an image. They are closely related and extremely powerful. We will cover these in more detail when we look specifically at Color Grading. Put simply, when you use Levels […]
Watch how Leslie Shraeder-Fagnan creates her piece, Surrender, from start to finish. Along the way, learn to use curves adjustment layers to make detailed lighting adjustments.
Caroline shows how to create a piece that looks more like a digital painting than a photo manipulation. She shows how to use various color grading techniques, painting effects, and selective filtering to create her effects. She also shares an easy way to create the exaggerated light source for dramatic effect.