The red-eye effect in photography is the appearance of red pupils in color photographs of eyes.
There are certain web apps that you can use to fix red eyes on your photos. One in particular that you can use for this job is Photoshop Online. The application also allows you to perform simple photo editing chores. This tool is great if you don’t have Photoshop installed on the computer that you’re working on. If you’re going to use Photoshop for your red eye removal, you might also want to take a short tutorial in accomplishing the task.
The web app that I’m going to introduce to you focuses only on red removal and nothing else. The app is called FixRedEyes. If you don’t want/need all the extra editing features of the applications that I’ve mentioned and simply want to remove red eyes from your photos, then this tool is for you. Just upload the photo (2MB Max), drag the red eye region selector on the area of the photo with red eyes and simply press “Fix It” and download the Photo. You can adjust the tolerance level of the tool and zoom level of the photo.
If you’re looking for an easy red eye removal tool, Fix Red Eye is as easy as it gets.
Here are some tips, also found on FixRedEyes, on how to prevent red eyes on your photos.
It occurs when taking photos with a flash that is near the camera lens, in low ambient light conditions. Reflected light from eye pupils gets painted red by blood cells.
How to prevent red eyes
• Ask your subject to look at your shoulder instead of the lens
• Increase ambient light and do not use the flash
• Use a camera with flash that is farther away from the lens, or even a separate flash.
• Utilize your cameras red eye removal techniques if any exists