Join Bryan O'Neil Hughes for an in-depth discussion in this video Improving low-resolution photos, part of Noise Reduction and Sharpening in Lightroom and Photoshop.
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…Sometimes you don't have a lot of image to work with, and you need to make it larger.…So this is an image off of the iPad 2, and if I were to…double click on it I would see that there's just not a lot of detail here.…Now before I interpolate it and make it larger, I need to fix it up as best I can.…So for that, I'm going to use my favorite tools for…that, which I've already covered, which would be camera RAW filter.…And just really quickly, I'm going to cool it down and I'm going to come…in here to my detail area.…I'm going to zoom in, and I'm going to take care of as much…of the noise as possible, while still preserving some of the detail.…
And, this was a really tough one to sharpen, so I'm not even going to do that.…Alright, now having done that, now I want to make it larger.…And this has been a significant change in Photoshop as of CC.…The Image Size dialog looks very, very different, but it also works…very differently.…So right now, you can see it's a pretty small image.…It's 1,500 pixels wide.…Let's go ahead and just double that and talk about what's happening.…
In this course, join Photoshop senior product manager Bryan O'Neil Hughes for an in-depth exploration of the noise-reduction and sharpening features in Lightroom and Photoshop. The course begins with tips for getting the cleanest possible images when you shoot. Next, Bryan details the process of making overall noise and sharpness improvements in Lightroom. The course concludes with a look at various advanced Photoshop techniques for localized adjustments and more.