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"The 3 Steps to Successful Color Management"
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The Photoshop Workflow Chart is an essential element on how best to approach and use Photoshop for photographers. It's important to Standardize your Workflow ...
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Here are two excellent open-source Color Reference Images - these are great for qualitative analysis, ie testing printer output against what your monitor shows, checking lighting conditions, etc. - downloads as a .ZIP file with both images:
The "Color Wheel" will help you visualize how the Primary Colors - - Red, Green and Blue - - and their corresponding Complementary Colors - - Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow - - interact with each other.
It's a terrific visual reference tool - It will help you better understand your color photography, particularly while in Photoshop or other post-processing software. Here's a downloadable and printable JPG:
Think of Panels as miniature "workspaces", each accomplishing a different function. There are almost two dozen different panels available to you, but in the spirit of K.I.S.S. (Keep it Super Simple), I would suggest the you start with just nine (as recommended in my Photoshop Book), and add those you deem necessary as you gain more experience with Photoshop.
Once this small file, "WD Basic 1.psw", is properly loaded on your computer, only the 9 "essential" Panels will show up in your Photoshop Workspace. Easy installation instructions included in the .ZIP file:
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