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Adobe Photoshop CS6 Essentials by Scott Onstott

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Chapter 11

Adjusting and Filtering

Photoshop has a plethora of algorithms used for altering images. In the days of film photography, adjustments were done in the darkroom, and filters were attached to the camera lens. However, the distinction between adjustments and filters in Photoshop is somewhat arbitrary; you’ll use both tools interchangeably to improve digital images.

  • Applying adjustments and filters
  • Working with smart filters
  • Creating fill and adjustment layers

Applying Adjustments and Filters

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There are dozens of adjustments and filters in Photoshop, so I won’t try to cover them all, just the essentials. Once you get the hang of applying ...

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