Using the Free Transform tool


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Using the Free Transform tool

Have you checked your verticals lately? Any signs of keystoning? I know, it sounds like a medical condition; it's not, but it is definitely an image condition that you should watch for. The Free Transform tool is a quick way to eyeball tilted buildings and horizons into square. In this video, we'll look at how to get the most out of this useful tool. I'm going to begin by going to the exercise files, and in Chapter 3 we'll find the original photo_image. And let's take a look at this, because what we want to find out is where we're having issues with the way that camera was positioned when it was photographed.

If the sensor which captures that image is not perpendicular to the faces of the buildings, you start to get this kind of funny distortion that's happening in here. So this building seems to be leaning over, about to fall on these pedestrians, same here, but that's not reality, so we need to take that out. It may look correct in terms of the language ...

Using the Free Transform tool
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Using the Free Transform tool provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Digital Painting: Street Scene

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Design
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Photoshop
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