Creating a defined edge


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Creating a defined edge

This is a composite which I created in Photoshop and the whole idea was to create something which was a little bit and dreamlike. So to finish off this project what I want to do is add a border or an edge which is really defined. To create an edge like this I'm going to go ahead and navigate to the Effects Panel and then click and drag our Amount slider all the way down. We'll go ahead and click all of these sliders all the way down to the left here. In doing that, all of a sudden we can see the real hard defined edge of this particular effect.

This can be an effect which either darkens or brightens that edge. We can control how big this is by working with our Midpoint slider. You can see that I can either bring that out or in. We can also change its shape if we want this to be a little bit different as well. If you want your edge to be a little bit softer, we can modify the Feather amount. Sometimes that's a nice idea, especially with a photograph like this which has a lot o...

Creating a defined edge
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Creating a defined edge provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers: Camera Raw 7

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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