Introducing Smart Sharpen


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Introducing Smart Sharpen

While there are a number of different techniques that we can use to sharpen an image, one effective way to sharpen images is with the filter called Smart Sharpen. What I want to do here is just begin to deconstruct how Smart Sharpen actually works. Here you can see I have a screen grab of the Smart Sharpen dialog. And a couple of things that I want to highlight here is that we have Basic or Advanced modes. When we select Advanced mode we have a couple of other controls. We have an Amount and a Radius and then we have three different types of sharpening we can do. Gaussian which is very similar to Unsharpen Mask.

Lens Blur, which typically works best and then Motion, which is a little bit difficult, because you have to pick up the angle. And really know the angle of how a camera was panning and creating some kind of a Motion Blur. All right. Well then the last option down here is More Accurate. This doesn't necessarily mean better sharpening, rather what it means is sharpening on a l...

Introducing Smart Sharpen
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Introducing Smart Sharpen provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers

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Photography
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