Straightening and cropping


show more Straightening and cropping provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers: Camera Raw 7 show less
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Straightening and cropping

Let's take a look at how we can use the Crop tool to not only crop but to also straighten our photographs. We'll be working with a few different images so that we can see how this works in different scenarios. Hold down the Cmd key on a Mac, Ctrl key on Windows and click on these images, then press Cmd+R or Ctrl+R to open these photos up in Camera Raw. And what I need to do is to straighten this picture out. One way that we can do that is you can click on the Straighten tool. Next you can go ahead and position this over your image and click-and-drag along something that should be straight like in this case this railroad tie right here.

Once you let go of that it will then create a crop which will then straighten that out. To apply the crop, just press Enter or Return. Now in doing that with this picture, I can see that this is going to help, but now it looks like the subject is leaning a little bit too far to the right. Press the C key to reactivate the Crop tool. So here what I&#...

Straightening and cropping
Video duration: 2m 55s 6h 17m Intermediate

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Straightening and cropping provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers: Camera Raw 7

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Photography
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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