Join Bryan O'Neil Hughes for an in-depth discussion in this video Solution: Selective noise reduction and sharpening, part of Noise Reduction and Sharpening in Lightroom and Photoshop.
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…Okay.…Let me show you how I solve this challenge.…Now, the first trick is using Photoshop and Camera Raw only.…Not going to Lightroom for the noise reduction component.…And if you recall, there's a few different ways to do that.…With this file highlighted, I could hit Cmd+R.…And I could pop in, and we know this…is where I'm going to want to do my noise reduction.…Now, the other way to do it is I could come in here to Camera Raw Preferences.…
And automatically open all supported JPEGs.…Now, there is one other way to do it.…If you're in Photoshop CC, you could do that directly from…the application, and you could pop into that as a filter.…So any of those ways would be okay.…But the very first thing you'd want to do is adjust the image,…because we really don't know what we're working with until we adjust it.…So, I want to darken the highlights a little, definitely want to open up the…shadows, and if we recall, it's in opening up…those shadows that we're going to start seeing some problems.…We can back up to 100% to see the affected areas, but…
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.