Introducing sharpening


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Introducing sharpening

Here we are going to take a look at how we can work with our Sharpening Controls inside of the Develop module. Well, in the Develop module, first open up the Detail panel. Now, when you do that, you will notice there is a warning icon. If you click on this warning icon, it will zoom your image up to 100%. If you hover over it, it will tell you, hey, you probably want to work on the detail, either at 100% or greater. Well, now that we are zoomed in to the image, we can see that this low light photograph has a lot of noise in the background and also quite a bit of softness.

So, here what I want to do is sharpen the image, and I am going to over exaggerate the sharpening, just so we can begin to understand what's really happening. As we increase the amount, we can see that there is a more intense sharpening applied to the photograph. All right, well how will then this Radius work? Well, if you decrease the radius, you are going to see less edge glow; on the other hand, if you increase it, ...

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

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Photography
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Lightroom
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