Straightening a crooked image


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Straightening a crooked image

In this movie, I'll show you a couple of tools that allow you to automatically straighten an image. There's the relatively new Straighten tool. And then there's the older, but I believe to be better, Ruler tool. And I'll show you how they both work so you can make your own choice. We have before us the, classic tourist pushes a Pisa photograph that remains fresh as ever. Regardless of how many billions of people have done it. But the photographer seems to have had trouble choosing which to make straight, the horizon or the tower, because neither are.

And what you typically see folks do is try to make Pisa look like it's tipping over more than it is by making the ground go this way. But actually, the tower should be tippier than all this. So we need to make the horizon line straight. Two ways of approaching it. One is to grab yourself the Crop tool. And then notice up here in a Tool bar, we've got the Straighten tool that's available to us. And you can get to it either by click...

Straightening a crooked image
Video duration: 4m 44s 7h 45m Beginner Updated Sep 17, 2014

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Straightening a crooked image provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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