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Old 05-24-2006, 01:20 PM
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I post 2 examples, first made with Replace Color, second with iCorrect filter.
First photo:
1. Fuziness = ~170
2. Pick Selection
3. Pick white area on the right lady
4. Saturation = -100
P.S. asarfati, only $5 for retouching a photo?
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Old 05-24-2006, 01:33 PM
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Path to selection

I don't know why the selection turns white. After using the pen tool to make the path I opened up the paths palette and loaded the path as a selection and the selection ants started their crawl.
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Old 05-24-2006, 03:25 PM
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Philbach, I don't know if I understand very well your problem but I try an example that could be near your question:
After using pen tool selecting (Paths button selected) an work area, is created a Work Path. Then, Load path as a selection. In menu Edit - Copy Merged. Back to Layers and Paste. Is created a new layer with selected area of your Work Path and you can play aroud it. Is this your problem or not? Sorry for my poor english.
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Old 05-24-2006, 03:48 PM
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White area and Paths

Originally Posted by extrememc
When I am using the pen path selection the area to the inside of the selection turns white. Why is that?
The White area is the area that the path defines. So if you filled the path that is the area that would be filled. So if you change to subtract and make a new path the outer area is shown white and the inner area of the path is shown gray, if you fuill now the out area is filled not the area you made with the path
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Old 05-25-2006, 11:48 PM
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Ants are crawling

After I make my path I select it after that I try to CTL+C then CTL+D to deselect then I SHIFT+CTL+V to paste to new layer. Not working for me. What am I doing wrong?
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Old 05-07-2007, 11:40 AM
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Re: Gray Card


one of my images turns too blue when i use the middle eyedropper in CS2
on the grey card, what could that be? i am working in ECIRGB.

i dont have these black and white fields in the graycard images i get usually from photographers, they use a simple grey card with grey only.

i usually do it very simple and quick:
place the greycardimage by "duplicate image" one layer over the actual image. then i open one adjustement levels layer and select the medium eyedropper. then i pick one point in the greycard and trash the greycard image.

what do you think, is this correct? it works almost with every image.
but today one of them got far too blue (it had too much yellow)
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