Correcting distortion


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Correcting distortion

In this movie, we are going to be working on the file shape.psd. Let's go ahead and double-click that one to open it up. I have to go to Full Screen View mode. Now, with this photograph, what I want to do is talk a little bit about using a filter in a non-traditional way in order to enhance a portrait. Now with this particular photograph, I'm pretty close to the person, so there is a little bit of distortion. Now you may not notice that initially, but then after a second glance you are going to start to see it. So in order to fix this we can use a number of different techniques. This is a real quick and easy technique that you can use. Select your Background layer, press Command J on a Mac/Ctrl+J on a PC. And then go ahead and name this new layer shape, because we are really going to be changing the shape of the overall face. Next, we are going to navigate to our Filter pulldown menu, we are going to choose Distort and then Lens Correction.

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Correcting distortion
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Correcting distortion 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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