how to I even the light on the image

  • 1
  • Question
  • Updated 2 years ago
my image does not have even light.. top is dark and bottom is too light. how do I even over image? 
Photo of Emilie Miller-Hastings

Emilie Miller-Hastings

  • 1 Post
  • 0 Reply Likes

Posted 2 years ago

  • 1
Photo of David Converse

David Converse

  • 547 Posts
  • 167 Reply Likes
Have you tried adding gradient adjustment layers? Black to transparent for darkening, white to transparent for lightening. You can set the Blending Mode to Soft Light for better results. Keep in mind that you can use a layer mask as well, to limit the portion of your image that is altered.