Photoshop Sharpening EXPLAINED – Unsharp Mask


Over the next few videos I’ll be explaining how to use three popular Photoshop sharpening methods — Unsharp Mask, Smart Sharpen, and High Pass Sharpening. In this video, I explain the Unsharp Mask.

For more detailed info about how post processing sharpening works, CLICK HERE to watch my Lightroom video on the subject.

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Gear and settings used for image in video:

Nikon D800e:
Nikon 70-200mm F2.8 VRii Lens:
Sekonic Light Meter:
5 in 1 Reflector:
Einstein Strobe:
22″ Beauty Dish:
Cyber Commander:

Manual Mode
Auto White Balance
Single Point Focus – Focused on his eye
1/250, F8.0, iso: 100 at 140mm

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