Traveller, Photographer, Mountaineer, Human

Post-Processing: Shadow Tint

A month ago, I discovered that Lightroom has a tint control for the shadow portions of a picture.  You can either tint the shadows greenish or pinkish.

This is shown in the pics below.

Canon 7d + 18-135mm @135mm

I find this very useful in macro and closeup pics where the background is blurred.  Previously, the background is usually only black, grey, dirty green or some other unattractive color.

Canon 60D + 100mm Macro (Left, original; Right, cropped and shadow-tinted).

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