Fixing chromatic aberration


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Fixing chromatic aberration

Chromatic aberration is a fancy word that relates to a frustrating image cleanup challenge for our images. Specifically, chromatic aberration is really just an issue where certain wavelengths of light are not in focus. Think of it as a certain color of light being out of focus relative to the rest of the image. The result is a haloing of a particular color. Oftentimes magenta, but it can be represented in a variety of colors. You'll generally find chromatic aberration is most prevalent with inexpensive lenses. But also, sometimes with very expensive lenses, especially wider angle lenses, which are bending the light significantly.

Fortunately, chromatic aberration is relatively easy to fix. In fact, if you're capturing in RAW, you can use your RAW Conversion Software. For example, Adobe Camera RAW to adjust for chromatic aberration. But if you didn't correct the chromatic aberration in the RAW Conversion, perhaps, you didn't notice it at that time, you can s...

Fixing chromatic aberration
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Fixing chromatic aberration provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop CS6 Image Cleanup Workshop

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