1. This is a typical problem of photos taken in the summer: the ocean (or other landscape) looks bright, but the person standing in front is cloaked in shadows.
2. Click on Photoshop’s “Shadow/Highlight” tool.
3. Left click “image” and move mouse pointer to “Adjustments.”
4. Left click “shadow/highlight.” Drag the Shadows slider to the right to reveal the detail hidden in the shadows.