Chapter 14. Sharpening


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Obviously, you failed to detect the subtle diamond pattern in my tie.

 --Niles from Frasier



The sharpening controls have not changed in Photoshop; however, this chapter is brand new to this version of the book, so make sure to read it even if you've read a previous edition of this book.

This chapter is about those very subtle details that can make the difference between a so-so image and one that pops off the page. Almost all digital images start life looking slightly soft. It's ...

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