Everyday, I see social media users upload images that need color correction. As a designer and amateur photography fan I get turned off reading a blog or looking at images that are dull and boring. One of the easiest things you can do us a image editor and spend five minutes to correct the color and give it a kick of color if the image is a little white washed do to the sun or if the lighting is poor.
Some may say that they can not afford Photoshop or they do not know how to use and image editor to correct these issues. Today, I want to help you get past your fears and take a look at a tool that does the work for you and the best part its free! You can use GIMP and their auto color correction features to do this. Before I go any further, anyone who is designer will know that auto correction features are not recommend for professionals. But this article is for those who want to make their images look better and do it quickly.
Quick Tip: Color Correction For GIMP
- Open up GIMP and go to Colors >> Auto >> White Balance.
- Then go to Colors >> Auto >> Color Enhance.
For more detailed information and images please check out my guest article over at Famous Bloggers.
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