this technique

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  1. silver163

    silver163 TPF Noob!

    Mar 31, 2007
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    how was this photo done, is there a tutorial on it?


    the individual only specified the following:

    "The way I do it is to make 2 Curves lifting the brightness and the other darkening the image. I then mask them both and paint back in the shadows in the picture on the dark curve layer, and paint the highlights back in on the bright curve layer. I set my brush to 0% hardness, 40% flow, and about 23% opacity. "

    i would rather prefer a tutorial in detail on how to do that, can anyone please advise?

  2. table1349

    table1349 Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Sep 9, 2006
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    First tutorial for you to read:
    The Photo Forum - Photography Discussion Forum - FAQ

    Then search here:

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