High-resolution sharpening


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High-resolution sharpening

In this exercise, I'm going to show you some great settings using the Smart Sharpen filter for sharpening the detail inside of a high frequency, high resolution image. Now, by high frequency I mean that the Luminance Levels are changing quite rapidly inside the image, so that there is a lot of detail to work with. So this would be a landscape or a cityscape or a shot of multiple people, typically like what we have here. If you're sharpening a portrait shot, which would be a low frequency image, meaning that we have more contours going on, more slow transitions, that kind of thing, then you tend to be better off where sharpening is concerned using the high pass filter, and I'll show you how that works later in this chapter.

But for now I have opened this image called Cheerful girls.jpg, and this image comes to us from fellow trainer and great guy here at lynda.com, Chris Orwig, a real super dude. A good photographer as well, as you can see here, beautiful shot. Anyway, let...

High-resolution sharpening
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High-resolution sharpening provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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