Sharpen an image with High Pass and Overlay Photoshop CC


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Sharpening an image with High Pass and Overlay

Another powerful way that you can sharpen an image in Photoshop, is by using the High Cast filter. In order to open this as a smart object, on the Mac you can Control click, on Windows right mouse click, and then choose Place in Photoshop. This opens the document and converts it into a smart object. Now, I'll choose the Filter menu, and then Other, and then High Pass. At first glance, you might think this is never going to create a sharper image; it looks like it's actually solarizing your image instead. But if we remember when we talked about the different blend modes, there was a whole group of blend modes, that actually removed 50% gray. So we're going to use the High Pass Filter, in combination with that Blend Mode, to remove all of this extra gray that we don't need. An then as we look at the image we can see what the high pass filter is doing. Basically it's looking for edges and it's making one side of the edge darker, and the other side of ...

Sharpening an image with High Pass and Overlay
Video duration: 2m 49s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Sharpening an image with High Pass and Overlay provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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