Step 7: Final Adjustments
Now, let’s enhance the color and light of our image. First, let’s create a Solid Color adjustment layer from the Create New Fill/Adjustment layer button on the Layer window.
Once opened, it will show a contextual menu; on this contextual menu, click on Solid Color.
Once open, input the following on the # space.
- #: 00011d
Now, your screen is filled with a dark blue color. We don’t want that so change the Blending Mode and Opacity to the following:
- Blending Mode: Exclusion
- Opacity: 70%
Repeat the same process, but this time, on the Solid Color box, input the following:
Change the Blending mode to the following:
Create another Solid Color Adjustment, and this time input the following:
Change the blending mode to the following:
Create a Gradient Map adjustment layer next.
Once open, do the following:
Next, set the blending mode and layer opacity to the following:
Next, create a Brightness/Contrast Adjustment layer from the same Create New Fill/Adjustment layer menu and input the following settings:
Create an Exposure Adjustment layer from the Create New Fill/Adjustment layer menu next and input the following once open:
Finally, let’s create a Photo Filter Adjustment layer from the Create New Fill/Adjustment layer menu and then use the following filter:
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