Cropping creatively


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Cropping creatively

Last, but not least I want to take a look at how we can use the Crop tool in order to come up with some creative results. We'll be working with this photograph here, press Cmd+R or Ctrl+R to open it up in Camera Raw. This particular movie comes from a real-world scenario. I just gotten a new pocket camera and this was one of the first pictures that I took with that camera. When I opened it up, I converted it to black-and-white as you can see, but I just didn't like the composition.

Well, what can I do? I selected the Crop tool and then I extended this over the image and then just started to bring this up. I need to remove some of the other elements. But that wasn't enough. And I kept tightening this up, bringing it in closer-and-closer until I had this really tight crop, yet it was also really tall. Press Enter or Return to apply that and you can see the photograph. This creates kind of this off-balanced feel. And by doing that it made me realize that I like this photograph, ...

Cropping creatively
Video duration: 2m 7s 6h 17m Intermediate

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Cropping creatively 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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