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Author Topic: Sweet Felicia  (Read 12355 times)

Offline Shadow

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Sweet Felicia
« on: November 27, 2017, 02:30:35 PM »
We're back with another cutie. Did a global Curves correction of the card minus the frame and then added masked Curves layer for each photo and a Hue/Sat for the top middle pic for the red/magenta in the bkgd. All thoughts and suggestions most welcome! Thanks gang.





This is where we're at now. Sure appreciate your feedback. Thanks.


« Last Edit: November 27, 2017, 11:12:08 PM by Shadow »

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2017, 08:36:21 AM »
Looks great Lyn.. one thing jumped out at me tho... her skin tones are very white with a (on my screen) slight green look.. very slight.. mostly on the main big picture of her.. apart from that it's perfect  :up:
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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2017, 09:13:41 AM »
Thanks Lynn. Working on the skin tones.  :crazy:  Back later.


« Last Edit: November 28, 2017, 08:55:57 PM by Shadow »

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2017, 09:42:45 PM »
Shadow, I agree about the skin tone, but maybe the flood waters bleached it. Hopefully that wasn't how the picture was taken.

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2017, 10:45:01 AM »
Hi Lyn.. I hope you don't mind.. I played with your image a little just to see what happened.. I did a new layer 50% multiply on the center image only... then I did the same thing again at 30% multiply which brought the skin tone numbers up a bit.. the magenta was a tad higher that the yellow (Kiska sitting on my shoulder) so I upped the yellow a tiny tiny bit in color balance to bring it in line with the magenta... any good? or no...

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #5 on: November 29, 2017, 10:59:26 AM »
 :wnw:  Have been a bit lost on this one. Thank you so much for the tip and example! Will give it a go.


Your tip made a big difference Lynn. Here's sweet Felicia with 2 multiply layers like you said. Then evened out the "splotchies" on her skin. Good to go? Tweak more? Thanks.


« Last Edit: November 29, 2017, 05:04:01 PM by Shadow »

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #6 on: November 30, 2017, 08:35:24 AM »
Morning my friend.. it looks much better but I'm still seeing the numbers a bit off.. on my screen the cyan is a bit high.. should be about a third of the magenta and yellow.. yellow can be the same as magenta or a tad higher... I could be way off tho.. I often am..she still looks a bit cold.

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #7 on: November 30, 2017, 09:36:44 AM »
Thanks Lynn! Your numbers and explanation helped. Is this too warm now or does it look about right on your screen?


« Last Edit: November 30, 2017, 10:02:52 AM by Shadow »

Offline Lynnya

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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #8 on: November 30, 2017, 10:28:24 AM »
No it looks good.. what did you get for numbers cmyk just as a matter of interest... :up: :up:
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Re: Sweet Felicia
« Reply #9 on: November 30, 2017, 10:33:09 AM »
8, 15, 14, 0 with forehead spot. Need to double check the frames now.  Oh my. :crazy: