Cleaning up an image with what's there


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Cleaning up an image with what's there

Select the file corwig_cleanup_01 and double-click that to open it up in Photoshop. What I want to do in this movie is to get you to begin to think about how you can retouch your images with content that's already there. I'll go ahead and grab the Zoom tool and I'll click to reposition this, just a little bit zoom in there, nice. What I want to do is clean up this lower left hand corner of the photograph. Now I could have, of course, used my Clone Stamp tool, all right. I could use the Healing Brush. It's going to get a little bit tricky. It's going to get a little bit messed up because I have all these different shapes and I have all these different shadows. But yet, I notice that up here, I have this really clean area of the image. I'm going to use that.

Let's copy our background layer, Command+J on a Mac/Ctrl+J on a PC. We will just name this copy. Next, we are going to go ahead and make a selection. So select you Marquee tool, click on your Marquee tool t...

Cleaning up an image with what's there
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Cleaning up an image with what's there provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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Photography
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