Project 2: Adding shadows


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Project 2: Adding shadows

Next what I want to do is start to work on the overall image in order to make it better, and also work on some of the details. So, let's zoom in. One of the things that I notice when I zoom in is that there's a little bit of noise on the pants. We can see some color artifacting. I want to clean that up. I want to get those details looking good. So, I'm going to click in my guy layer, and I'm going to copy it by pressing Command+J or Ctrl+J. I'm just going to call this clean up, because there are few things that we might want to do here. We'll go ahead and navigate to our Filter pull-down menu, then choose Noise.

Here I want to choose Reduce Noise. I'm most interested in trying to reduce the color noise that I am seeing here in the pants. So, I'm just going to go ahead and increase my noise values here. I want a little bit of texture there, but actually, it doesn't look too bad. It's smoothing that out just a bit, little bit of detail there, and modif...

Project 2: Adding shadows
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Project 2: Adding shadows provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5: Creative Compositing

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Photography
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Photoshop
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