Adding vignettes and border effects


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Adding vignettes and border effects

Camera Raw makes it super easy to actually add vignette and border effects to your images as well. We're going to do that in the Effects panel. Over here on the right, we'll click on the fx button. You can see that this image has a lot grain in it, I had added that grain in a previous example here, and just added some grain. So this is already baked into the image. It's been saved as a JPEG. Now we're going to add a vignette Effect and a border effect and we do that with the Post Crop Vignetting controls. The first slider that you have available is the Amount slider and you can either go to black or to white.

So you have a range here. If I go obviously to the left, it's going to darken the corners of that image and kind of frame her in there and if I drag it to the right, well, then I get the opposite effect. I get the light corners or white corners. A lot of flexibility here, a lot simpler than creating an elliptical selection in Photoshop and choosing the Feather command ...

Adding vignettes and border effects
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Adding vignettes and border effects provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS5 Essential Training

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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