I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t use the Sponge Tool in Adobe Photoshop a lot.
It’s not a bad tool, I just forget about it sometimes =DCheck out the video above to learn the basics.
Above you see “After” the sponge tool. Using this tool I was able to increase the saturation for my subject and I was able to desaturate the background. I over exaggerated the effect to show the extremes.
Here is the “Before” shot so you can compare the two.