Cropping and straightening a photograph


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Cropping and straightening a photograph

Here I want to take a look at how we can use the Crop tool in order to crop and straighten this photograph, and I want to do that in order to highlight a couple of the new features inside of the Crop tool. Well this particular photograph was captured of a pro-surfer, and there we have his surfboard in the foreground and what I want to do I want to level things out a little bit. I'm noticing that this image is leaning a touch, so I'll go ahead and press this C key in order to select the Crop tool. Now with the Crop tool what I can do is simply click on an area in the image and start to drag. Now if I notice that I've clicked in the area that isn't right, in other words, let's say I really want this crop to start in the top left-hand corner.

Well without letting go of the mouse button, you can press the Spacebar key, and then you can reposition this crop area. I'll push that in the top left, and then now I'm going to go ahead and click and drag this out, so it...

Cropping and straightening a photograph
Video duration: 2m 47s 2h 45m Intermediate

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Cropping and straightening a photograph provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop and Bridge CS5 for Photographers New Features

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Photography
Software:
Bridge Photoshop
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