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Chapter 13. Look Sharp: Sharpening Techn... > Using CS2’s Smart Sharpen Filter - Pg. 384

The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Step Six: Another advantage of using Smart Sharpen is that you can limit how much sharpening is applied to the Shadow and Highlight areas. You do this by first applying your regular sharpening, then click on the Advanced radio button. Two additional tabs will appear with controls for reducing the sharpening in just the Shadow or just the Highlight areas. When you tweak the settings in this Advanced section, you're really further adjusting the settings you chose in the Basic section. That's why in the Shadow and Highlight tabs, the top slid- er says "Fade Amount" rather than just "Amount." So, when you drag the Fade Amount slider to the right, you're really