Selective sharpening with a hand-painted mask


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Selective sharpening with a hand-painted mask

Learning how to selectively sharpen your photographs is an essential skill. Because of that, in the next few movies we'll be looking at some techniques which we can use in order to selectively sharpen our images. In particular, we'll work with these portraits of this same person in different environments. Beginning with the image on the right. And here, we'll keep things simple. Then in the next movie, I'll include a few alternative or advance short cuts which might help you out as well. Alright. Well, I'll select this photograph then press this F key to go to full screen mode.

When we view this image, we can see that it was captured with a shallow depth of field. And here we have the face primarily in focus. Then the hair and the background. And the shirt is out of focus. You know, in photographs, we're often drawn in to areas of sharpness or focus, and sometimes we can use photoshop to help out to sharpen specific areas of our pictures. Let's double click the Zoom tool to t...

Selective sharpening with a hand-painted mask
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Selective sharpening with a hand-painted mask 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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