Introducing noise reduction


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Introducing noise reduction

Digital photography continues to advance at a greater and greater speed; yet as digital cameras become better, one of things that we've discovered is that the megapixel wars really are over. What the new frontier is is high ISO or light sensitivity, which allows us to shoot in lower light situations. Well, here in this photograph, which was captured in a lower light scenario, if we zoom in on it, we'll discover that there is quite a bit of noise, and also softness in the file. Here, I'm simply clicking on it, or clicking on the 1:1 icon here, in order to zoom into 100%.

One of things that I discover is that in the background, we see a lot of noise here. Again, the image is a little bit soft. So what we need is a postproduction tool which deals with noise and sharpening. In regards to the tools that are out there, Lightroom is, hands down, the best. What we want to do is navigate over to the Detail panel. When we open the Detail panel, you'll notice that we have controls for s...

Introducing noise reduction
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Introducing noise reduction provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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