Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Correcting perspective, part of Lightroom 5: 02 Optimizing Your Photos.
…Perspective is of course a very powerful creative tool…in photography, but sometimes perspective gets the better of us.…In this situation for example, a very common situation I might…add, photographing a building from down below creates some perspective distortion.…The top of the spires appear to lean toward…each other, and the building seems to be leaning away.…And that's simply because my position was not…directly or foginal to the face of the building.…I essentially needed to hover up a bit so that I could…shoot the building head on rather than from a very low angle.…
Fortunately, we can apply some corrections to perspective very easily in Lightroom.…Let's take a look.…On the right panel, in the develop module,…I'll scroll down to the lens correction section,…and here we can take a look at…a series of options for correcting overall perspective.…First and foremost, we'll take a look at…the upright adjustments, which are new to Lightroom 5.…Here we have the auto option, level, vertical and full.…Auto will apply a complete automatic adjustment to the image.…
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- Evaluating images
- Adjusting white balance
- Working with Clarity
- Fine-tuning with the Tone Curve
- Painting adjustments into an image
- Applying noise reduction
- Correcting perspective
- Converting to black and white
- Duplicating adjustments
- Stitching panoramas
Skill Level Beginner
Lightroom 5: 03 Basics of Image Sharingwith Tim Grey53m 36s Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Develop Module Basics
3. Advanced Develop Module Adjustments
4. Image Cleanup
5. Creative Adjustments
6. Duplicating Adjustments
7. Lightroom and Photoshop
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