Add Dramatic Color to Photographs: Photoshop Tutorial!

I made a new and improved version of this tutorial here ?

This is a tutorial that should really help some of you photographers out there. We will start with a base RAW file from an 8 megapixel low-end Canon digital camera and we will open it with Photoshop and use the Camera Raw editor to make these changes. Learn all about using the Camera RAW editor and what the different sliders do and why/how you can use them to create really bold effects to your photographs.

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30 Thoughts on “Add Dramatic Color to Photographs: Photoshop Tutorial!

  1. Sen De Silva on January 21, 2016 at 7:03 am said:

    did you shoot this with a 18-55 lens? wow thats amazing

  2. Mark Westinghouse on January 29, 2016 at 4:38 pm said:

    I am not sure why, but I only have three options for white balance, auto, as shot, and custom

  3. Brandy Renee Photography TV on February 12, 2016 at 6:58 pm said:

    Wonderful tutorial!

  4. Naci CanbazZ on March 5, 2016 at 8:56 pm said:

    can you share this photo and another materyals ?

  5. Samuel Lickiss on March 12, 2016 at 8:38 pm said:


    I’ve just started shooting in raw. It has changed my life. Thanks for this tutorial!

  6. Anees Haris on March 14, 2016 at 12:46 pm said:

    sir. another great tutorial .

  7. Javier Ramirez on March 23, 2016 at 7:49 pm said:


  8. Karen Au-Yeung on March 31, 2016 at 4:27 am said:

    What if I don’t have a RAW but only a JPEG file? What version of photoshop do you use on the video? I use photoshop cc. Some of the functions you use in the video I can’t find in mine.

  9. Samer AL-Manasra on May 16, 2016 at 6:02 pm said:

    lol that was a camera raw tutorial
    sorry about the dislike xD

  10. فلتعرف on May 21, 2016 at 5:19 pm said:

    good work

  11. Christine Friberg on May 22, 2016 at 3:28 am said:

    Amazing tutorial!  I just stumbled upon your work.  I appreciate the tutorials I have watched so far.  Thank you!!!!

  12. No Title on June 3, 2016 at 3:06 pm said:

    It is amazing!!! Love it

  13. Belajarsunnah De on July 3, 2016 at 1:11 pm said:

    Thank you……this amizing Tutorial, ^Like it….

  14. Steve Johnson on July 16, 2016 at 5:24 pm said:

    8 Minutes of awesome instruction that just changed the way I will work. Thanks for the (ADHD approved) tutorial, man!

  15. Agnijit Roy on August 1, 2016 at 4:32 pm said:

    nice video…:)

  16. King Tut on August 17, 2016 at 9:17 am said:

    I’m in Camera Raw 8.5, and there is no “Brightness”.. help?

  17. Martina Medenica on September 1, 2016 at 2:26 pm said:

    thank you for the tute. I need to ask how did you manage to get the reference image? because to be honest the reference image and the one you made in camera raw are not even close to similar. Reference image is much richer in color and the one you showed is pretty burned and too yellow.

  18. Perfect thanks <33

  19. wow awesome tutorial. thx for your time doing this.

  20. Paulina Vela on November 20, 2016 at 12:47 pm said:

    Wow great video. I will test it out today ???

  21. Vaibhav Nanchahal on December 7, 2016 at 4:59 pm said:

    Get it? Got it? Good 🙂

  22. abdullah alhaidari on December 27, 2016 at 3:19 am said:

    Love it …. 🙂
    This was great for a first timer like me
    Thank you very much

  23. Elyse Pearl on January 11, 2017 at 6:57 am said:

    Great work, thanks so much!

  24. Maggie Tzeng on January 24, 2017 at 1:09 pm said:

    Best and easiest tutorial on changing sky colors. Thank you so much!

  25. Alesha Rahman on February 3, 2017 at 10:07 am said:

    Would this be ideal for brightening colours with a landscape museum photo?

  26. Fishing Man on March 8, 2017 at 3:45 pm said:

    Nice Explanation!
    I love your channel!

  27. Jashan gurusar on March 24, 2017 at 2:44 am said:

    Which app

  28. Sami Mez on April 12, 2017 at 2:08 pm said:

    i was waiting for the “get it got it good ” lol
    great job

  29. soppan96 on July 8, 2017 at 1:14 am said:

    holy shit man its almost been 10 years and ppl still asking what program is used xD lmao

  30. Akin Özer on August 9, 2017 at 3:06 pm said:


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