Zooming in for detail


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Zooming in for detail

Oftentimes, when making an adjustment, you'll want to zoom the image. This is because if you're doing anything less than 100% magnification, it could be very difficult to see the problems, particularly when it comes to noise, or grain removal, or sharpening. With the photo selected, you can go ahead and start to zoom. Now, there are several ways of doing this. Using the slider at the bottom allows me to pull in very tight. At this case, I am extremely enlarged, so the image is going to look pixilated.

However, as I pull around in here, I can really start to see the texture in that flower for the fabric, and this helps me make decisions about how much I would sharpen the image. One of the things I'd like to point out is that it's very easy to zoom in to a specific area. If you mouse over that area, and press the 1 key, it will zoom to 100% magnification where your mouse cursor is. Remember, iPhoto may need to load in image details, so you'll see a momentary pause as it r...

Zooming in for detail
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Zooming in for detail provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Enhancing Photos with iPhoto

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