In this video learn 3 proven methods to increase image contrast in photoshop.
This isn't “just another” contrast technique tutorial…
What I really want to share is the concept of using whatever contrast technique you like to use, to work 2 different types of contrast
What I mean by that is, I like to file contrast adjustments in photoshop into one of two groups. Micro contrast, and macro contrast. And that's what we're going to get into now.
It's worth noting that many or these adjustments I'm about to show you can be further fine-tuned by masking them in or out of whatever image you're working on, but that's beyond the scope of this tutorial. I
Here's a link to my playlist containing many more layer masking tutorials:
And if you want to see how all the seemingly random Photoshop tips and techniques fit together to create a seamless and consistent editing workflow for me, here's a link to my downloadable guide to my 6 Stage Processing Workflow for landscape photographers where you can get it for free: