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Author Fitzgerald, Mark
Title Photoshop CS3 Restoration and Retouching Bible
Imprint Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2008
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (513 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Bible Ser. ; v.521
Bible Ser
Note Intro -- Photoshop CS3 Restoration and Retouching Bible -- About the Author -- Credits -- Contents at a Glance -- Contents -- Preface -- What's in This Book? -- Who Should Read This Book? -- How to Use This Book -- Conventions Used in This Book -- Should You Use a Mac or Windows Machine? -- New Features in Photoshop CS3 -- Products Mentioned in this Book -- One Last Thing -- Acknowledgments -- Part I: Digital Image Fundamentals -- Chapter 1: Adjusting Image Brightness and Contrast -- Understanding Histograms -- Adjusting Brightness and Contrast with Levels -- Adjusting Brightness and Contrast with Curves -- Balancing Dynamic Range with the Shadow/Highlights Command -- Summary -- Chapter 2: Working with Color -- Calibrating Your Monitor -- Understanding Color Theory -- Comparing Color Spaces -- Choosing a Color Working Space in Photoshop CS3 -- Understanding Color Channels in Photoshop CS3 -- Evaluating Color with the Info Palette and the Color Sampler Tool -- Adjusting Color -- Summary -- Chapter 3: Understanding Raw and High-Bit Files -- What Is Raw? -- Using ACR to Edit 16-bit Scans -- Summary -- Chapter 4: Working with Layers -- What Are Layers? -- Using Adjustment Layers -- Working with the Layers Palette -- Understanding the Background Layer -- Managing Layers -- Layer Opacity and Blending Modes -- Summary -- Chapter 5: Getting Organized -- Understanding File Formats -- Creating an Organizational System -- Managing Your Organizational System with Adobe Bridge CS3 -- Backing Up and Archiving -- Summary -- Part II: Photoshop Tools and Techniques -- Chapter 6: Using Photoshop's Main Retouching Tools -- Working with Brushes -- Using the Clone Stamp Tool -- Working with Tool Blending Modes -- Using the Healing Brush -- Busting Dust with the Spot Healing Brush -- Using the Patch Tool -- Fixing Red Eye -- Retouching with Layers
Body Sculpting with the Liquify Command -- Summary -- Chapter 7: Working with Selections -- What is a Selection? -- Using Photoshop CS3's Main Selection Tools -- Fine-tuning Selections -- Saving and Loading Selections -- Cutting and Pasting with Selections -- Combining Selections and Filters -- Using Smart Filters in Photoshop CS3 -- Summary -- Chapter 8: Creating Flexibility with Layer Masks -- Understanding Layer Masks -- Creating Layer Masks -- Using Masks with Selections -- Comparing Reveal All and Hide All Masks -- Using Masks with Adjustment Layers -- Combining Selections, Adjustment Layers, and Masks -- Applying a Gradient to a Mask -- Summary -- Part III: Restoration-Rescuing Damaged Photos -- Chapter 9: Starting with the Scan -- Considering Copyright -- Demystifying Resolution -- Scanning Prints and Film -- Scanning Large Originals -- Using the Crop and Straighten Photos Command -- Adjusting Geometry with the Transform Command -- Summary -- Chapter 10: Solving Typical Repair Problems -- Assessing the Damage -- Working with Faded Photos -- Fixing Faded Colors with a Single Click -- Basic Spotting and Texture Control -- Repairing Physical Damage -- Extreme Damage Control: Replacing Missing Information -- Summary -- Chapter 11: Finishing Touches -- Working with Black and White Photos -- Applying Sepia Tones -- Adding Color to a Black-and-White Photo -- Final Cropping and Sizing -- Summary -- Chapter 12: Hands-on Restoration Project: The Complete Workflow -- Understanding Workflow -- Evaluating the Project -- Putting the Pieces Together -- Adjusting Tones Locally with Burning and Dodging -- Adding the Finishing Touches -- Sharpening Scanned Images -- Inkjet Printing with the New CS3 Print Command -- Summary -- Part IV: Retouching-Taking Images to the Next Level -- Chapter 13: Using Strategies for Success -- What Is Retouching?
Adding Value with Retouching -- Comparing Soft-edge Retouching and Hard-edge Retouching -- The Retouching Workflow -- Strategies for Retouching Multiple Images -- Summary -- Chapter 14: Solving Special Portrait Retouching Problems -- Swapping Heads -- Replacing Missing Eyes -- Removing Braces -- Fixing Wrinkled Clothing -- Smoothing Skin -- Summary -- Chapter 15: Hands-on Portrait Retouching Project: The Complete Workflow -- Evaluating the Project -- Phase 1 Workflow: Adjusting Image Fundamentals -- Phase 2 Workflow: Fixing Distractions -- Phase 3 Workflow: Finishing the Image -- Summary -- Chapter 16: Hands-on Architectural Retouching Project -- Evaluating the Project -- Phase 1 Workflow: Adjusting Fundamentals -- Phase 2 Workflow: Removing Distractions -- Phase 3 Workflow: Finishing the Image -- Summary -- Index
Take years off your keepsake photos or enhance the current ones with Photoshop CS3's powerful tools and the expert techniques and tips you'll find in this comprehensive guide. Using step-by-step instructions and over 500 pages of full-color examples, this book shows you how to clone, blend layers, add contrast, reduce glare, soften wrinkles, rescue torn photos, and more. From portraits to landscapes to architectural masterpieces, fine-tune your favorites with this expert guide
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Fitzgerald, Mark Photoshop CS3 Restoration and Retouching Bible Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2008 9780470223673
Subject Adobe Photoshop.;Photographs -- Conservation and restoration.;Photography -- Digital techniques.;Photography -- Retouching
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Alt Author Cumbay, Traci
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