The Dust & Scratches filter


show more The Dust & Scratches filter provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Advanced show less
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The Dust & Scratches filter

I've saved my changes as Unlinked mask.psd found inside the 16_smooth folder, so called by the way because I have unlinked my layer mask from my layer. I've set up two independent windows into the same image; in one window I am seeing the RGB Composite view, in the other window I am seeing the contents of the layer mask. In this exercise we're going to further quelch the noise inside the shadow region using a Filter that's very closely related to the Median Filter; the one that we saw in the previous exercise and to get to it, go to the Filter menu, choose Noise, and then choose this guy right there Dust & Scratches.

Now, the thing you need to know about Dust & Scratches it's an old-school filter, been around for a long time, almost as old as Median upon which it's based and it fixes neither dust nor scratches. In fact, it's the most badly named filter ever because if anything it leaves dust and scratches behind, it allows you to average away the bigg...

The Dust & Scratches filter
Video duration: 4m 56s 26h 24m Intermediate Updated Aug 31, 2010

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The Dust & Scratches filter provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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