Selective sharpening with the Adjustment Brush


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Selective sharpening with the Adjustment Brush

In this chapter we'll begin to focus in on some more advanced Camera Raw sharpening techniques. In this first movie, we'll begin to look at how we can use the adjustment brush in order to paint in or selectively sharpen at different areas of our photographs. We'll begin by working with this portrait of one of my daughter Sophia's good friend, and here she is holding this beautiful painting which she had just made. And you'll notice in this photograph that there's a really shallow depth of field. So rather than sharpening the entire photograph, what I want to do is I want to selectively sharpen the face and also the area of the painting.

To do that, we'll reach for the adjustment brush. Yet before we start to work adjustment brush lets make a few basic adjustments as well. I noticed that the painting's a little bit too bright here in the white area. So I'll drop my highlights down and in doing that that just darkens up those owls and some of the brighter tones. I'm...

Selective sharpening with the Adjustment Brush
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Selective sharpening with the Adjustment Brush 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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