Sharpening an archival photograph


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Sharpening an archival photograph

I am devoting the remaining exercises inside of this chapter to the final kind of specialty mask that I want to share with you and this is possibly the most useful specialty mask of them all. I have to say I am partial to all of the specialty mask that I have shown you. I love Luminance masks and Corrective masks and Color masks and Density mask and Depth mask, they are all great. But as I say, this might be the best of them all. It's the Edge mask and it's great for sharpening any kind of photograph, but it's especially great for sharpening archival photographs by which I mean photographs from the pre-digital age especially those that are 50 years or older. This is a great case in point. What we have got here is a 90-year-old print that I went ahead and scanned in, my estimate it was 90-years-old and this actually comes from my own image library.

This woman right here is my maternal grandmother in case you are interested. Of course we are not interested in that, what we a...

Sharpening an archival photograph
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Sharpening an archival photograph provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Channels & Masks: Advanced Techniques

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Design Photography
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