Sharpening for the web and email


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Sharpening for the web and email

The next thing we need to do is to sharpen this image in a way that is appropriate for the Web. Well, here is how we are going to do it. We are going to start off just as we have done before, where we copy the Background layer. We can do so on a Mac by pressing Command +J; on a PC that's Ctrl+J. We will name this new layer "sharpen." Now, from here, we are going to go ahead and navigate to our Filter pulldown menu, then choose one of our Sharpening Filters, and I find that Smart Sharpen works really well when creating images for the Web. Well, go ahead and open up the Smart Sharpen dialog, and what we are going to do here is bring our Radius way down and our Amount somewhere around 100 or less.

Then you want to think of the Radius kind of this way. Let's try a metaphor analogy on for size. If you have ever done woodwork, you know that sandpaper has different types of grit. For example, you can have really gritty sandpaper. You use that for rough wood. On the other hand, you ...

Sharpening for the web and email
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Sharpening for the web and email provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers

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Photography
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