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How to enhance a photo in one click

Do you want to give your pictures a quick boost without spending hours editing? In this tutorial you’ll learn 5 ways to enhance a photo in one click.

 

1.     Add a Preset

Presets are filters which change settings on your photo. Adding a preset can completely transform the look of your photo, and it’s really easy to do.

Before and after applying a preset

  • Go the the Presets tab in the right-hand panel.
  • Scroll through the list of filters and click one to test it on your photo.

Preset choices

2.     Add a Frame

A digital frame provides the perfect finishing touch to a photo. Photo Editor offers frames for every style of picture, as well as special themed frames for different events/seasons.

Before and after adding a frame

  • Go the the Frames tab in the right-hand panel
  • Scroll through the list of styles and click one to test it on your photo.

Frames tab

Tip: After adding your frame, with a couple of extra clicks you can change the color and size to fit your photo.

 

3.     Add a Texture

Textures are overlays that add another layer to your picture. Like presets, and LUTs they instantly change the appearance of a photo. Textures can give an artistic and even surreal effect to a picture.

Before and after applying a texture

  • Go the Textures tab in the right-hand panel
  • Scroll through the list of textures and click one to test it on your photo.

Tip: for one additional click, you can adjust the intensity of the effect using the Opacity slider at the bottom of the Textures tab.

Textures tab

 

4.     Add a LUT Style

LUT styles are similar to presets in that they instantly change the look of your photo. A LUT remaps colors in the photo for a creative effect.

Before and after applying a LUT style

  • Go the Styles (LUTs) tab in the right-hand panel
  • Scroll through the list of styles and click one to test it on your photo.

LUT styles tab

Tip: for one additional click, you can adjust the intensity of the effect using the Amount slider at the bottom of the LUTs tab

 

5.     Auto-correct

The auto-correction tool uses smart technology to improve your photo settings. Use this tool to instantly enhance colors and light in your photos.

Before and after autocorrection

  • Click the Autocorrection button in the top toolbar.

Autocorrection button

Tip: With a couple of extra clicks, you can also adjust the amount of correction.

  • Click the small arrow next to the auto-correction button to open the amount slider. Move the slider to the right to increase correction.

 

Using a Before/After View

Whichever edits you use to enhance your photo, compare your new picture to the original by using a before/after view.

Before/after view example

In the top toolbar click Before/After views then select a view from the list. You can also edit directly in a before/after view to see your changes as you work.

Before/after view menu

 

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