LAXspotter
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Sharpening Help!

Fri Mar 09, 2007 2:40 pm

I had this picture rejected, I just started using Photoshop so i need some help from someone with good editing skills to sharpen this image as it was rejected for being too soft. Thanks for your Help.
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CalgaryBill
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RE: Sharpening Help!

Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:22 pm

The cockpit looks really soft - might not be salvageable. I hope one of the more experienced guys can help you out...

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monteycarlos
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RE: Sharpening Help!

Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:44 pm

Quoting LAXspotter (Thread starter):
I had this picture rejected, I just started using Photoshop so i need some help from someone with good editing skills to sharpen this image as it was rejected for being too soft. Thanks for your Help.

What was the camera and the lens if you don't mind me asking?
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RE: Sharpening Help!

Fri Mar 09, 2007 5:07 pm

Camera was Canon 350D and lens was a cheap little Sigma 70-300 DG.
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RE: Sharpening Help!

Mon Mar 12, 2007 3:34 pm

anyone care to help an idiot who does not know how to photoedit?

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RE: Sharpening Help!

Mon Mar 12, 2007 3:46 pm

Okay, one question. Have you applied any sharpening to the photo you posted?

Simple answer, from the drop down menu of Filter in Photoshop, choose Sharpen. You can either do the defualt Sharpen once or play around the Unsharp Mask till you get the results you desire.

Once you do this, please post more of your questions here.

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RE: Sharpening Help!

Mon Mar 12, 2007 3:46 pm

Laxspotter sent you an email explaining how I sharpen.
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