Join Deke McClelland for an in-depth discussion in this video Applying Camera Raw as a Smart Filter, part of Photoshop CC 2013 New Features.
Arguably, the single most powerful component of Photoshop is Camera Raw. …Now you might argue that Camera Raw is actually an independent utility that just …happens to be hosted by Photoshop. But nowadays, it really is part of Photoshop. …If you go up to the Filter>Camera Raw Filter, that has a keyboard shortcut of …Ctrl+Shift+A, or Cmd+Shift+A on the Mac. The a being for Adobe Camera Raw, or ACR …for short. And you can apply the Camera Raw Filter …either as a static effect to a pixel based layer, or you can apply it as a …dynamic effect to a Smart Object, and we'll be doing the latter, because after …all it gives us a lot more flexibility. Now the first thing I want to do is …modify the color of this background photograph, so it provides a color …compliment to this green monster I've drawn in the foreground.…
So I need to convert this layer to a Smart Object, notice that it's selected …the forest layer here inside the Layers panel. …So I'll go ahead and right click in the image window using the Rectangular …
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- Upsampling intelligently with Preserve Details
- Working with the improved Liquify and Smart Sharpen filters
- Applying Camera Raw as a Smart Filter
- Automating level and perspective correction
- Creating vignettes with the Radial Filters tool
- Isolating and releasing layers
- Painting on 3D objects
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 01/16/2014. What changed?
A: When Creative Cloud applications are updated, we refresh our training to make sure it covers the latest features and interface changes from Adobe. This update covers Perspective Warp, linked Smart Objects, specialty photography updates for GoPro and HDR images, web asset production, independent round corners, and 3D imaging and printing enhancements.