Sharpen Photoshop Elements 11


show more Sharpening 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 show less
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Sharpening

The very processes of shooting, editing and outputting a digital photo all introduce unavoidable softness to the photo. You may not notice that softness at first, but you'll usually find that your printed photos or photos you're viewing on screen at 100% had more punch after you sharpen them. In this movie I am going to focus on sharpening a photo for output, after you've done all your editing and just before you send a copy of the photo to your printer or share it online. When you are sharpening for output like this, it's best to resize a copy of your master photo first to the size that you need for output.

Because the size of a photo affects the amount of sharpening that it needs. So let's assume that I've corrected and resized this photo. When I'm ready to sharpen I'll go up to the Enhance menu and I can choose either Unsharp Mask or Adjust Sharpness. I'll start with Adjust Sharpness, mainly because it offers a larger preview. Here in the adjust sharp...

Sharpening
Video duration: 6m 10s 4h 17m Beginner

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Sharpening 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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