Remove dust spots with Spot Removal circles Lightroom 5


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Removing dust spots with Spot Removal circles

The Spot Removal tool in Lightroom 5 can be used to hide two kinds of content, circular spots and non circular elements in the photo. In this movie I'll show you how to use the Spot Removal tool to hide spots caused by dust on your lens or in your cameras sensor. Which is does by applying circular patches. And after that, we'll look at how you can use the same tool to add non-circular content in a photo, by just brushing it away. So, let's hide some dust spots. I'm going to select the Spot Removal tool, which is in the toolbar, just under the Histogram in the Develop module.

The shortcut for this tool is Q. And that opens this panel with a couple of options for this tool. There are also some options down here, in the toolbar underneath the preview area. If your toolbar isn't showing, then press T on your keyboard. Now, if you look closely at this photo, you'll see a couple of spots here and here. Let me zoom in a little so you can see those better....

Removing dust spots with Spot Removal circles
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Removing dust spots with Spot Removal circles provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Up and Running with Lightroom 5

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