I have older photos with too much yellow and red overall. I'm confused about performing color correction such as when the white balance was incorrectly set.
In Develop color section there's a pull down menu of White Balancesettings (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, etc.) If those aren't right there is also an eye dropper. We can use the eye dropper to try to find a neutral gray. The overall image colors get adjusted. Of course if you pick a weird/wrong area you have to undo and try some other area.
I thought that Effects > Color Balance should be able to perform color changes that would be equivalent. There are presets, which could be useful, but I find that they often aren't right for many of my images. I feel I have to fumble around too much. It seems to me there should be an eye dropper within Color Balance. After that does what it can, then sliders can adjust further.
Am I just misunderstanding the purpose of Color Balance?
Example. Too yellow/orange on left. Better skin in right, but wall is green somehow.
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