Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Cropping and finishing the image sequence, part of Photoshop for Photographers: Compositing.
In the last movie, we have looked at how he could mask or composite these different…frames together in this image sequence.…In this movie we're going to apply a few finishing touches and we're going to…start off by cropping and recomposing, which is really important when you create…these sequences, because you've really changed the overall balance, or mood, or…feeling of your photographs when you start to add multiple frames together.…So here let's press the C key in order to select the Crop tool.…In the Options bar let's choose Unconstrained, then also make sure you turn off…this option Delete Cropped Pixels.…
By turning that off, you can always undo however you have cropped your image.…Next, here we'll go ahead and click and drag in these sides of our photograph,…and then what I want to do is I want to make a crop as you can see here which is…a little bit more like a square, and then I want to rotate this.…So I'm going to hover over the corner point.…I'm just going to click and drag to start to rotate this.…
- Combining facial expressions from two images
- Creating a better group portrait with Photomerge
- Removing a subject from the background
- Changing the scale of a subject
- Enhancing the color and tone of a composite image
- Masking together multiple exposures
- Filling in background gaps
- Correcting overexposure
- Replacing the sky in an image
- Creating reflections
- Building in shadows
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Combining Expressions
2. Adding a Subject to a New Environment
3. Compositing to Improve Composition
4. Combining Exposures in Architectural Photography
5. Replacing the Sky in an Image
6. Showing Frame-by-Frame Action in Sports
7. Creating an Imaginative Scene
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