Raw Processing Tips: 7 ways the Basic Panel can kick-start your photo editing

Raw Processing Tips: 7 ways the Basic Panel can kick-start your photo editing

Raw Processing Tips: 02 Exposure

Raw Processing Tips: 02 Exposure

Measured in stops of light, the Exposure slider lets you lighten or darken the tones to correct over- or under-exposure.

Holding Alt while you drag gives you a view of any clipped pixels.

Dragging the Exposure slider left or right affects the histogram by shunting tones towards the right or left of the graph.

Here we’ve corrected slight over-exposure by setting Exposure -0.35.

PAGE 1: Raw Processing Tips – 01 White Balance
PAGE 2: Raw Processing Tips 02 Exposure
PAGE 3: Raw Processing Tips 03 Whites and Blacks
PAGE 4: Raw Processing Tips 04 Highlights and Shadows
PAGE 5: Raw Processing Tips 05 Saturation and Vibrance
PAGE 6: Raw Processing Tips 06 Contrast and Clarity
PAGE 7: Raw Processing Tips 07 Previews

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