Enhancing Toolbox: How you can Rescue a Flared-out Photograph


By Charlotte Reeves

Have you ever ever tried capturing with backlight and ended up with a picture that’s “flared-out”? This will occur when direct daylight hits the top glass factor of your lens and messes with the optics inside, supplying you with an excessively shiny, low distinction picture – usually with flare “artifacts” – circles of color or rainbows.

Whereas I do not thoughts just a little managed flare in a backlit picture, the distinction and brightness can damage the picture – if you do not know easy methods to repair it within the modifying course of! It is tempting to simply use the Dehaze slider in Lightroom to “repair” the problem, however on this video I will additionally present you what you’ll want to do to make the picture look it is best, BEFORE you even contact that slider.

I will additionally present you easy methods to eliminate the cussed crimson color forged that usually persists in black fur after “fixing” a flared-out picture. HINT: It is best to handle this in Photoshop as an alternative of Lightroom.

So subsequent time you find yourself with a flared-out picture, you possibly can repair it as an alternative of giving up and tossing it out!


Leave a Comment