Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding a film grain effect, part of Photoshop: Raw Workshop (2013).
It seems to me that back in the days of film photography, most photographers did …everything they could to minimize the appearance of film grain in their images. …Using, for example, very slow speed films whenever possible, so the grain structure …would be at its minimum. I, on the other hand, tended to enjoy …shooting with very high speed films even when I didn't need it, so that I could …get a grainy and textured appearance in my images. …So I'm grateful for the option to add film grain directly within Adobe Camera …Raw when I'm processing my image. To get started, I'll go to the Effects …tab, and then you'll see that we have some controls for Grain.…
To enable the Grain effect at all, we need to increase the value for amount. …And the more we increase the value, the more film grain we'll see within the image. …Of course the effect is relatively subtle, so I'll go ahead and zoom in on …the image so that we can see it a little bit better. …And then I'll reduce the value for amount and increase the value for amount, so you …
- Opening raw captures
- Setting Camera Raw preferences
- Zooming and panning
- Processing multiple images
- Image rotation, cropping, and straightening
- White balance and tonal adjustments
- Sharpening and noise reduction
- Split toning
- Compensating for lens vignetting
- Focused adjustments
Skill Level Beginner
1. Adobe Camera Raw Overview
2. Basic Adjustments
3. Advanced Adjustments
4. Focused Adjustments
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