Reduce luminance and color noise Photoshop CC


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Reducing luminance and color noise

In this movie, we'll focus in on how we can work with our noise reduction sliders. Which allow us to deal with luminance or brightness noise, and also color noise. In order to understand how these sliders work, what I'm going to do is apply some bad sharpening. I want overexaggerate the sharpening, so here I'll click and drag the Sharpening slider to the right. I'll also bring out my detail amount here and then drop down the masking. And the reason I'm doing this is because sometimes when you exaggerate something in Lightroom, or in Photoshop, for that matter, you can teach yourself how the various controls work, which is what we're going to do here.

When it comes to noise reduction, we definitely want to apply a certain amount of luminance and color noise reduction. Almost every image needs at least a little amount of noise reduction. So here this photograph, it's a pretty clean image. It's a good capture, a high end camera, yet still we had some of that noise in the ba...

Reducing luminance and color noise
Video duration: 5m 47s 6h 9m Intermediate

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Reducing luminance and color noise provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CC for Photographers: Sharpening

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