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: 04 Highlights and Shadows

Raw Processing Tips: 04 Highlights and Shadows

Raw files contain more detail than you might think.

The Highlights and Shadows sliders are useful for recovering detail in blown-out highlights or deep shadows.

Here the sky initially looks washed out and lacking in detail.

By setting Highlights -53 we can recover that detail and give the sky more impact.

Similarly, we can reveal more detail in the water by dragging Shadows to +56.

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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