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322 Messages

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7.5K Points

Thu, Mar 31, 2011 8:30 PM

Implemented

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Lightroom/Camera Raw: HSL controls for adjustment brush and gradient tools

The addition of HSL controls for the adjustment brush and the gradient tools would be a wonderful advancement and offer LR another great feature set that I'm sure would come in handy for the vast majority of Lightroom users.

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513 Messages

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11.1K Points

10 years ago

All image adjustments should be "brushable".

There should be no need to have an extra adjustment brush panel that duplicates only some of the controls.

5 Messages

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182 Points

I requessted this feature WAY back in LR2.  Adobe ignores their users!!!!!!!!!!

306 Messages

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7K Points

Only took 9 years.

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2 Messages

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70 Points

daaaaaaaaamn you must be kidding me, we made it bois and gurls! they can finely archive 9 years of pain! thank you for being such cool people and our tears didnt go invaine! great fight yall!!!! for 5 years i keep seeing people begging for this! WOW i gotta take a shower i feel hot.

4.5K Messages

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76.3K Points

10 years ago

Whilst I agree with TK, that having all adjustments be subject to masking would be preferable, I also acknowledge that this might require a bigger redesign than Adobe is willing to do in Lr4. That said, I think we need to prioritize what we'd like to see local-able. Present colorizer is hardly adequate for local color adjustment: +1 vote HSL...

7 Messages

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174 Points

9 years ago

I would love the ability to make local changes to colour and / or white balance in different areas of an image, ideally via the adjustment brush. This could helpfully help adjust mixed lighting situations where usually the best colour balance /white balance is a compromise.

Perhaps each pin could have sliders next to each pin on screen to adjust parameters quickly (similar to nik interface?)

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: Localised HSL and WB adjustment via adjustment brishes.

409 Messages

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7.7K Points

9 years ago

Love the adjustment brush. I find that many times I wished had HSL controls in there. For example, a wedding dress typically picks up a blue tint that I'd like to remove. If the dress has other colors I don't want to desat, I'd love control over just the blue channel to paint out the cast.

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: HSL controls in adjustment brush.

1 Message

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86 Points

9 years ago

The current saturation and colorizing features of LR feel inadequate; sometimes you just need to (de)saturate a single color in a single area of the image. The white balance brush coming up in LR4 seems like a nice start, and I hope HSL controls will get there as well.

7 Messages

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240 Points

8 years ago

Would love to see the addition of an adjustment brush for the HSL (Hue / Saturation / Luminance) tool. Often when working with skin tones, the subject may have too much red/magenta and if the targeted Hue/Saturation levels are used, other items in the image that also share red and orange tones are affected. For example, a caucasian subject with fair/pinkish skin, reddish-blonde hair, and red lipstick. Make any adjustments to the skin tone and the hair and lips also shift. If they're wearing any jewelry or clothes that have red/orange tones and those are now changed; terrible if working on a fashion catalog where colors must be reproduced accurately.

An adjustment brush for HSL would be a great way to solve this problem.

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: Adjustment brush for Hue Saturation Luminance (HSL).

2 Messages

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114 Points

8 years ago

It seems that now i can only specify a color overlay or use the White Balance setting, but it would be simpler if I could be specific on a color. Example: I sometime shoot vehicles with a garage door open. This places a blue cast on one specific portion of the vehicle. I would like to be able to use an adjustment brush to only affect that one area where the cast is a problem and reduce the saturation of the blue. I can use the normal HSL settings, but it affects the whole image. White Balance changes more colors than I want in that area.

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: Adjustment Brush with access to Hue, Saturation, and Luminance of any color.

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62 Points

8 years ago

I would also love to see the HSL sliders added to the Adjustment Brush. This would make it a lot easier to locally increase/decrease a certain color.

5 Messages

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182 Points

8 years ago

Can you make the local adjustment brush PLEASE link to an active individual color channel so you can brush to desaturate red and orange (skin tones for oompa loompa people in wedding parties!)? This would be so much faster than other methods of dealing with this problem.

Kris Gay
www.bestlightroomtraining.com

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: Adj brush link to active color channel- PLEASE!!!.

2 Messages

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72 Points

8 years ago

There are two powerfull tools that cam be aded to the lightroom pannels.
The HSL pannel has color and point color control. What if you can build a new pannel next to the brush pannel that has all the adjustments(wb, exposure, clarity, sharpnes,...etc) BUT has the point color technology, so you can afect a single color with these setings, ex. the skin softness may be eassily adjusted in a bunch of photos at a time rather than painting one by one.(the portraiture plug-in does that decently)
The other thing that might be added in the detail pannel is a highpass filter with it being the last effet added on export.(capture nx2 has it as a filter)

Ciprian

55 Messages

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1.9K Points

7 years ago

I'd love to be able to manipulate specific colors with a brush! There are many times when there's something in the background (say a red car in the background that I'd like to diminish) and a global color adjustment would mess with something else in the image I don't want to impact (for example red lips). This would definitely save me a few trips to Photoshop for retouching.

3 Messages

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274 Points

6 years ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: Enable HSL sliders for Paintbrush / Gradient and Radial filters.


This is a feature request to enable HSL sliders for Paintbrush / Gradient and Radial filters in Lightroom. This would allow localised colour, saturation and luma adjustments for powerful editing.

6 Messages

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140 Points

6 years ago

This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Lightroom: HSL Adjustment Brush?.


Lightroom: how about an HSL adjustment brush? The targeted adjustment tool in HSL is one of the most powerful tools in Lightroom. I would LOVE to see this become an adjustment brush so that we can selectively adjust only portions of an image. Currently, the HSL too adjusts hue, saturation, and luminescence for the entire image. But, let's say I have an image with a large color range, but I only want to adjust a portion of it, without adjusting the entire image (for example, a portrait session from a beach sunset scene. I want to adjust the sky, without adjusting the model's clothing).

To do this, I would have to either go into Photoshop and use several adjustment layers, masking out the model. Or, I could create multiple virtual copies within Lightroom, adjust each one for the colors I want, and then blend them back together in Photoshop. Either way I am having to make the jump over to Photoshop.

An HSL adjustment brush could prevent this blending step. In the CC14 presentation, Adobe made a big deal about making our workflow faster, and more efficient, while cutting out unnecessary steps. This seems like a big one for us Lightroom users.

6 Messages

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140 Points

6 years ago

Seeing that his has been out there for three years does not give me much hope that we will actually see this any time...

1 Message

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62 Points

6 years ago

I agree with pretty much everyone else. I am really missing HSL in the adjustment brush. Seems like an obvious and powerful enhancment.