Restore a Sky Lost to Over-Exposure in Lightroom and Photoshop

Whilst on a recent travel photography task in Havana, Cuba I encountered a problem in balancing exposure. To overcome the loss of detail in the sky there are several things I could have done, including bracketing my shots or using a ND grad in the field, or using techniques in post processing. In this lesson I’ll show you a quick and easy way to restore the colour and detail in your blown skies using just one tool, the adjustment brush. I use the adjustment brush a lot. It’s a go to tool for a lot of jobs and I feel (Read more...)