Combining lens correction, Lightroom, and Photoshop


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Combining lens correction, Lightroom, and Photoshop

With this photograph, I want to take a look at how we can correct this distortion, or how we can combine lens corrections with Photoshop in order to come up with the best results. Now, this particular image was captured with a fisheye lens, so there is quite a bit of an exaggerated distortion here. I kind of like that on this side of the image. I like this steep line here of the surfer dropping into this wave. But let's say that what I want to do is a level out the horizon over here. Now, keep in mind that I'm going to be showing you this technique with a really super wide-angle fisheye lens, yet this technique will work in less dramatic situations, as well.

Well, for starters, I'm going to create a virtual copy of this image. To do so, I'll press Command+Apostrophe on the Mac, Ctrl+Apostrophe on Windows. There, we can see the virtual copy. Then to the copy, I'm going to enable my Profile Corrections. In this case, it's picking up my camera make and also the lens, ...

Combining lens correction, Lightroom, and Photoshop
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Combining lens correction, Lightroom, and Photoshop provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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