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How to fix a backdrop in lightroom | virginia photos and films | Marshall Arts Studio | Chesapeake


After shooting an 8 hour photoshoot at rentasetstudio in Virginia Beach recently and after looking over 1,000 photos, I realized pretty quickly that editing all of them in photoshop was going to be a daunting task.

Such all of my shots were taking with all the same lighting situation and I wanted all the same look, I could do all of the edits in lightroom.


Here is the

before image.

I used the crop tool first to get a nice rectangle to work with.


Pull up the curve in lightroom to brighten up the image.


Bring up the exposure just a little. You can also adjust temperature at this point as well. I like shooting cooler than warmer personally.


use the clone tool to clone out smudges or flooring flaws.


Then I used the adjustment brush to smooth out, take down the clarity and sharpness.


Here is the final image.


Christal Marshall is a mom of three, photographer, videographer, homeschooler and just a straight hustler.

She was voted top 20 wedding photographers in VA in 2016 and 2018. She has been featured over 25 times in various different publications.

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