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Author Topic: Custom curves adjustment  (Read 1971 times)

Offline Lynnya

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Custom curves adjustment
« on: March 13, 2018, 09:28:59 AM »
Hi experts out there... now I did this once, do you think I can remember how and I can't find it anywhere on the web.  There is a way to set the curves numbers for white and black ie- 244 for white in rgb lets say 14 for black making it a preference every time you use the curves adjustment tool. Deke McClellon demonstrated it at some point when setting up your photoshop settings... I can't find it.. can anyone help out there?? I have a mental block on this one..

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Offline Shadow

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Re: Custom curves adjustment
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2018, 09:32:43 AM »
Hi Lynn. Open your Curves Layer and Double Click the Black Eye Drop and the Color Picker will open. Set the RGB to your numbers. Repeat for gray and white eyedroppers.  ;)

Offline Hannie

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Re: Custom curves adjustment
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2018, 09:57:52 AM »
Lynn, thanks for asking that question.  Whenever I need to install Photoshop again I always forget how to set these numbers so that they become the new default. 
I will make a note of it this time.  :-[
Thanks Shadow!

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Offline Lynnya

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Re: Custom curves adjustment
« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2018, 10:18:48 AM »
Oh Jeez thanks Lyn... so simple.. You don't know how many times I've opened the curves adjustment and stared blankly at it trying to remember that.. bless you child.. :hug:... what do you set your gray point at again Lyn??
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Offline Shadow

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Re: Custom curves adjustment
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2018, 11:18:12 AM »
Don't remember which Taz Tally color course ... 15 / 126 /245 are the numbers I shoot for. Glad to know someone else stares blankly every once in awhile  ;D

Offline Lynnya

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Re: Custom curves adjustment
« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2018, 12:05:37 PM »
Thank you Shadow dear.... I'll put that in favs for next time I forget.... or I'll just call you... :funny:
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