Ring light photo editing

1) Adjust lighting

Use the controls in the Light panel to adjust exposure and contrast.

What you learned: Use the controls in the Light panel

With a photo selected, click the Edit icon on the right to access the panels of editing controls.

In the Light panel, click the Auto button to automatically adjust the sliders in this panel.

To adjust lighting manually or to fine-tune the results of the Auto button, use the individual sliders in the Light panel:

Drag the Exposure slider to the right to lighten the photo or to the left to darken the photo. This affects the overall brightness of the photo.

Drag the Contrast slider to the right to increase contrast or to the left to reduce contrast.

Drag the Highlights slider to the left to darken and bring out detail in light areas.

Drag the Shadows slider to the right to lighten and bring out detail in dark areas.

Press the Alt (Option) key and drag the Whites slider to the right until you see small spots of white or color. This sets the brightest parts of the photo to pure white.

Drag the Blacks slider to the left to set the darkest parts of the photo to rich black.

2)Set white balance

Correct a color cast with the white balance controls.

3) Adjust color saturation

Use the Vibrance and Saturation sliders to control color intensity.