Smoothing blemishes while matching noise


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Smoothing blemishes while matching noise

Okay so in the last exercise I showed you how to use the surface blur filter a modestly capable filter at best as it turns out. In order to smooth away skin imperfections not that freckles are imperfections I think I have said enough in that vein but this is just a stand in for a blemish X that you might want to remove you know tightly packed blemish X that you might want to remove in somebody's face. Anyway surface blur does a pretty good job so forward on an intense deadline and we are just trying to get this done or we have got you know 15 images we need to smooth out then this is okay this is without the surface blur layer and this is with it, so it definitely downplays those freckles.

In this exercise we are going to say you know surface blur, you are getting sort of 50% the way there and doing you know half paid job that's not good enough. Let's go ahead and try to do a better job by throwing the dust and scratches filter into the mix as well. So ahead and click on the backgrou...

Smoothing blemishes while matching noise
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Smoothing blemishes while matching noise provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 One-on-One: Beyond the Basics

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Design Photography
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