Creative cropping


show more Creative cropping provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6 show less
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Creative cropping

Many times when we use the Crop tool we're using it to correct our photographs, or to enhance or improve the overall composition, yet there are times when you can use a Crop tool just to have a little bit of fun, and that's what we're going to do here, simply to get creative with our cropping. And here we have this portrait of Russell Brown. He is a Senior Creative Director at Adobe, and if I've learned anything from Russell about creativity it is that creativity should be something that you have so much fun doing. And when we work on images, we always need to remind yourself to bring back in some of this fun.

All right. Well, let's start off by doing something normal. Then we'll get a creative here. Let me go ahead and select the Crop tool by clicking on it, and I'll hold down the Command Key or the Ctrl Key. I'll click and drag across something that should be straight. That will then give me a new crop area, press Enter or Return. Now at this point I th...

Creative cropping
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Creative cropping provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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