While space does not permit more step-by-step descriptions of this process, I can leave you with a few more before and after examples. More examples and step-by-step tutorials can be found on the website: www.varis.com/MasteringExposure.
Figure 4.70. Bridge—LA River Crossing, unadjusted. f7.1 @ 1/50, ISO 100
Figure 4.71. Luminosity Adjusted with Red, Green, Blue and inverted ”b” channel—saturation in Lab.
Figure 4.72. Tide Rocks, Leo Carillo State Beach, Calif., unadjusted. f14 @ 1/40, ISO 100
Figure 4.73. Luminosity adjusted ...