Vibrance vs. Saturation

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What is the difference between changing Vibrance and changing Saturation in Photoshop? This article, written on Digital Photography School (DPS) by British portrait photographer Elizabeth Halford, breaks it down.

Basically, the Vibrance tool is a little smarter because it can recognize which colors are already at a decent saturation, and which ones could be increased a little without going overboard.

Lighting

image by Chelsea Hedrick

Digital Photography School has an excellent article of lighting examples for portrait photographers.

WebDesignLedger.com has a collection of photographs using lighting to enhance the dramatic mood.

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