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Adobe Photoshop CS4 for Photographers: A professional image editor’s guide to the creative use of Photoshop for the Macintosh and PC by Martin Evening

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Chapter 10. Essential Filters for Photo Editing

Essential Filters for Photo Editing

One of the key factors that can be attributed to Photoshop’s success has been the program’s support for plug-in filters. A huge industry of third-party companies has grown in response to the needs of users wanting extra features within Photoshop. Instead of covering all the hundred or more filters that are in Photoshop, I have concentrated here on just those filters that I believe are useful for photographic work, everyday production jobs and creative output. I will also show you ways you can use the Smart Filters feature to extend your filtering options.

Filter essentials

Most Photoshop filters provide ...

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