Photoshop Basic 2 - Color Correction (Settings and Profiles) | John Ross | Skillshare

Photoshop Basic 2 - Color Correction (Settings and Profiles)

John Ross, Professional Retoucher

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10 Lessons (1h 1m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Color Picker

    • 3. Bit Depth

    • 4. Color Modes

    • 5. Color Profiles

    • 6. Color Settings

    • 7. Gamut

    • 8. Proof Colors

    • 9. Rendering Intent

    • 10. Convert vs. Assign Profiles


About This Class

Your Upper Hand

This class will give you an in-depth knowledge of how to use settings and profiles. This will focus more on Photoshop’s back-end settings. While not the most glamorous of classes, it does uncover some key fundamentals that you should have a full grasp of. Color Profiles, prep for printing, monitor and printer calibration, and other technical issues will be addressed.

Some topics include:

  • 8-bit vs 16-bit
  • Bitmap, Grayscale, Duotone, Index, Lab, Multicolor
  • sRGB vs Adobe RGB vs ProPhoto vs CMYK
  • Colors of Skin as applied to retouching
  • Color Settings and Profiles
  • Convert vs. Assign Profiles
  • Proof Setup
  • Proof Colors





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John Ross

Professional Retoucher

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My name is John Ross, and I specialize in high-end Portrait, Product, and Scenic Retouching. I've been working in the printing, photography, retouching, marketing, and graphic design fields for more than 20 years.


Most recently, my retouching work has been seen in Advanced Photoshop Magazine and Photoshop Creative Magazine.


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