In this tutorial, I will show you a detailed, step-by-step work to save a complex, dark source without losing quality and keeping pure color!
I will tell you about how simple and uncomplicated techniques can make any picture more interesting and artistic. I will show you the whole algorithm of my work with complex images.
The lesson is accompanied by all png images and textures that I used in this picture, as well as a psd file with all layers and a source file for practicing and consolidating the acquired knowledge.
+ BONUS An additional little tutorial on how to prepare a dark, dirty source for further retouching. how to extract color and light without third-party plugins.