Installing the Pixel Bender


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Installing the Pixel Bender

All right gang, exciting stuff here. We're now transitioning from Content-Aware Scale to the other old-new technology with Photoshop CS4 and that is the Pixel Bender. Now, there's three things I want you to note about the Pixel Bender. First of all it's a filter platform, you open this dialog box and you browse through a bunch of little micro filters, none of which I would consider to be absolutely critical, but there are a few that are highly amusing, and a couple that I find to be very useful. There's a better Radial Blur, and there's also this thing called Kaleidoscope that's great for making patterns, much better than the old bad old pattern maker, that sad thing.

So these are included with Pixel Bender by default, the other thing you should know is that those of you who have a head for scripting, so you can wrap your mind around a little bit of math, some coding, that kind of thing, you can create your own Pixel Bender Filters, with some degree of success ...

Installing the Pixel Bender
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Installing the Pixel Bender provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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