8. Adjusting Lighting and Color

In This Chapter

Understanding Tonal Correction 152

Adjusting Lighting 153

Adjusting Color 159

Converting to Black and White 162

Removing Color 163

Replacing Color 164

Adding a Color Tint to an Image 167

Managing Color Settings in Elements 168

Almost any photograph can benefit from some simple color and lighting corrections. For example, you might find that a vivid sunset you photographed ends up looking rather dull and ordinary, or that a portrait taken outdoors is too dark to discern any details. Luckily, you’re never stuck with a set of inferior images. Photoshop Elements provides a powerful set of lighting and color correction tools, with both automatic and manual adjustments, so you can fine-tune your images ...

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