Sharpening in order to emphasize small textures


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Sharpening in order to emphasize small textures

So far we've started to gain some common wisdom on how we can use the detail panel to improve our photographs. And in a sense, we've picked up some rules or guidelines on how we can use these various sliders. Well in this movie, I want to throw those rules out the window. We're going to break the rules in order to actually bring out more texture in a picture. This is a photograph of a monarch butterfly. I had looked out my kitchen window and I saw a monarch butterfly come out of a cocoon, and I ran out there with my camera with a macro lens and captured this frame.

And if we double-click the Zoom tool, we can zoom in to 100%, and what we can see, at least in this area of the picture, is that we have this nice texture on the butterfly wing. Rather than softening that and smoothing that and getting rid of it, I actually want to exaggerate it and bring it out. So here, let's go over to the Detail Panel tab. And let's start to work on the photograph. I do see that the photograph isn'...

Sharpening in order to emphasize small textures
Video duration: 3m 48s 6h 9m Intermediate

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Sharpening in order to emphasize small textures 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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