St3v3M wrote:minniev wrote:I think those steps gave the impression of increased contrast, which made the yellows stand out more.
It's a good lesson to learn that when you change one thing it can change another! S-
Indeed. Your adjustment mask didn't touch the trees, yet the yellow ones seems more intense once your adjustment to the sky and water was made. All the pieces are connected in an image, whether the look that way or not. Thanks for sharing this.