Viewing the image at the actual print size


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Viewing the image at the actual print size

Now, I've gone ahead and saved my progress so far as Sharper image.jpg. This is the image that I just sharpened a moment ago, using the Smart Sharpen filter. And we set the Amount value to 150% and the Radius value to 1.6. Now we are viewing the image at print size. So I've gone up to the View menu and chosen the Print Size command. And I'm telling you that what we're seeing is a view we can trust. Now it's still not quite as accurate as the 100% view. It's just ever so slightly softer as it just so happens.

So what we're going to do is we're going to compare it to the 100% view size. Add a resolution of 117 pixels per inch. So here's how we're going to proceed: Go to the Image menu and choose the Duplicate command. Then I'm going to go ahead and call this image 'Actual print size' because we're going to create an image that adheres to the actual print size, because that's what we're going to do. We're going to create an i...

Viewing the image at the actual print size
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Viewing the image at the actual print size provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4: Sharpening Images New Features

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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