Correct camera distortion Photoshop Elements 11


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Correcting camera distortion

The Correct Camera Distortion filter here in the Expert edit workspace is a one-stop shop for fixing several different common problems that typically result from the length or perspective of your camera's lens. Let's see how to use this multifaceted filter. I'll select it here in the Filter menu, and that opens the large Correct Camera Distortion dialog box. The first thing you'll notice here is the big grid on top of the photo. That's a really handy reference when you're dragging the sliders to try to correct distortion in a photo, but sometimes it does get in the way of seeing the photo.

So you can turn it on and off by going down to the Show Grid feature and unchecking or checking there. When I do uncheck Show Grid you can better see that this photo suffers from what's called barrel distortion, or this bowing out of content that's caused by shooting with a wide-angle lens. I'm going to use the Remove Distortion slider to try to fix that. I'll turn...

Correcting camera distortion
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Correcting camera distortion provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 11 Essentials: 02 Editing and Retouching Photos

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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