The perfect photo editor? Why Adobe Camera Raw is the only tool you need

The perfect photo editor? Why Adobe Camera Raw is the only tool you need

How to use Adobe Camera Raw for all your photo editing needs: steps 13-15

How to use Adobe Camera Raw for all your photo editing needs: step 13

13 Change hat colour
Press  N for another new pin, then tick Auto-Mask in the Brush options for extra assistance with the painting. Press Y to reveal the mask overlay then paint over the hat. Set Temperature to +28 and Clarity to +30. Click the Colour box and choose a pink.

 

How to use Adobe Camera Raw for all your photo editing needs: step 14

14 Boost the lips
To make the lips an image focal point, press N for a new pin then set it over the lips. With Auto-Mask ticked, paint over the rest of the lips, then untick it and paint freehand to tidy up rough patches. Make Exposure -0.20, Highlights -27 and Saturation +50.

 

How to use Adobe Camera Raw for all your photo editing needs: step 15

15 Add a vignette
Grab the Radial Filter tool. Drag a circle over the face. Hold Space and drag to temporarily reposition the area. Make Exposure -0.35 and Feather +65 to soften the transition. (Alternatively, use the Vignette sliders to darken the corners.)

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