Photoshop ACR Presets | The Milk Bath Collection
PRESETS FOR ADOBE® CAMERA RAW
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Dreamy presets that will transform difficult lighting situations into beautiful, colors and tones. Have you ever without enough natural lighting and ended up with horrible yellow and green tones? With these presets you'll be able to make the perfect adjustment and turn photos you thought were unsavable, into pieces you fall in love with.
I shot these milk bath portraits in a tiny guest bathroom, with absolutely NO natural light. (it was like shooting in a box with the only light source being basic yellow bathroom lights). I didn't use any studio lighting. I could have changed my white balance while shooting but wanted to see how to make the perfect adjustments in post processing because I know so many people have problems with not having access to good lighting and only realize after shooting how difficult it is to work with and edit.
To use the presets you'll start by choosing from 11 special designed presets called 'cool it down'. Our first goal will be to cool down colors and tones and then choose the 20 perfect complimentary preset to use in combination with our portrait. You'll see in the video linked below, that there were NO additional presets made to these portraits. I simply picked the right preset and it completely transformed my work.
This collection is for you if you love;
- A quick fix for harsh indoor lighting
- Sharp Details
- Medium Contrast
IMPORTANT: This preset collection was inspired by the milk bath portraits, but they can be used for ANY portraits that were shot in tricky indoor lighting (studio portraits, in home photos, birth photography etc.). If your portraits have that harsh yellow lighting, these will work perfectly!
Don't let difficult lighting and white balance stop you from creating beautiful work!
In the video below is a click through of every preset included, no additional adjustments were made in the video or before and after. I spend a lot of time creating my presets and want to make them easy to use for portrait photographers. The goal is to use presets to speed up your post processing and help you achieve the look you absolutely love.
You'll also see a gallery below showcasing portraits using this collection.
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To use these coupon codes please add your chosen preset collections to cart individually and then use the coupon code at checkout. After checkout, you'll receive links to each collection after the checkout page as well as an email containing all your links.
Installing Photoshop ACR Presets
To install ACR presets in Photoshop, please download and unzip the presets you purchased from us and place them in the following location:
Mac(user)/Library/Application Support/Adobe/Camera Raw /Settings
Win (user)/Application Data/Adobe/Camera Raw/Settings
- Make sure you only copy the preset files (.xmp) into the 'settings' folder, specified above, as folders are not supported in Camera Raw.
- To access the Library location on Mac's running Lion or Mountain Lion (Library is hidden by default). To show Library, hold down the option key while selecting “Go” in the Mac Finder menu on your desktop.
If your still having troubles finding the 'Settings' folder, you can also save a file within ACR and search for it on your computer. When found make a shortcut to the 'Settings' folder either in your side bar or as a desktop shortcut for easy access.
Here is a step by step tutorial on how to make the file to find the 'Settings' folder for where you should put your ACR presets in Photoshop CS6
- Open a RAW image in Photoshop Camera Raw window. (Right click on Raw or DNG file and select open in Photoshop.
- Click 'save settings' in the pull down menu accessed by clicking the icon far right on the grey bar that says basic underneath the histogram right side panel.
- The save settings dialog opens click 'save', it will now show you the settings folder where you should put all your ACR presets into. You can save your file here, then search for the filename you saved it as in your finder/explorer or spotlight to find the folder, then drag the folder to your favorites or make a desktop shortcut on your sidebar for future easy access.
Refunds, Returns & Exchanges
I have spent countless hours developing and testing presets, as well as put a lot of hard work by providing as much information on what the presets do for my customers. I proudly stand behind each of my preset collections and happy to see them used by hundreds of professional photographers around the world. The images in the product description are created by just the presets (no additional presets were ever made to the image). I've also created video click-throughs for some of the collections to show you exactly what they do.
In order to give you access to these presets right away, I made this a digital product. I hope you understand that since it is digital I am unable to offer refunds or exchanges. Before completing your purchase please be sure to read the full product description, view the before and after photos and make sure that you have the appropriate software. All sales are final once the purchase has been made.
Please also understand that presets will vary depending on user's original work and that most of my preset collections come with adjustment presets to help you perfect them to your own work.