Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting noisy images, part of GIMP Essential Training (2012).
When you are taking photographs with digital cameras, you are often going to run into the…problem of having noise in the photos, especially when you're taking photographs in low light…situations where you have to crank up the ISO value of the camera.…So, a lot of times you are going to want to get rid of this noise, because it just causes…distraction, and it doesn't look very good, especially in dark photographs; you can really…start to see the noise in those type of photos.…In order to get rid of the noise using this application, GIMP, what you are going to have…to do is run a filter on your photographs, and the filter is something called a Selective Gaussian Blur.…
So in order to do this, you are going to have to go up to the Filters menu, and access that.…But first, let's zoom in on this photograph that we are looking at here.…I am just going to zoom in couple of times with Shift+Plus on my keyboard.…I will switch to my Move Tool for a second, and that way I can pan around in this document.…
- What is GIMP?
- Performing nondestructive edits with layers
- Exploring blend modes
- Adjusting transparency
- Making selections
- Creating layer masks
- Adjusting color and contrast with Curves, Levels, and other auto adjustments
- Sharpening images
- Using patterns and gradients in your images
- Fixing image flaws
- Enhancing photos with filters
- Automating your workflow
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 09/04/2014. What changed?
A: We added a movie that explains why you can't achieve some of the effects shown in these tutorials in the Windows version of GIMP. This is due to the fact some plugins have been removed since this course was recorded. Watch the "IMPORTANT: Before we get started" to learn more about how these changes will impact you.
Q: I don't have access to some of the tools and can't create some of effects shown in this course. What's wrong?
A: Unfortunately, some plugins have been removed from the Windows version of GIMP since this course was recorded. Watch the "IMPORTANT: Before we get started" to learn more about how these changes will impact you.
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Learning Photoshop for Design (2011)with Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Working with Layers
3. Creating Selections and Masks
4. Manipulating Images
5. Working with Paths
6. Working with Text
7. Using the Paint Tools
8. Fixing Image Flaws
9. Exploring the Filters
10. Automating Tasks
Using the batch processor5m 15s
11. Printing and Saving Images
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