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Chapter 13. Look Sharp: Sharpening Techn... > Extreme Edge Sharpening - Pg. 388

The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Extreme Edge Sharpening This edge-sharpening technique is great when you want to apply some intense sharpening to a particular object in your photo, but there are other areas that you won't want sharpened at all. This technique is different because you're going to actually enhance the edge areas yourself, by using some tricks to put a selection around only those edges that you want to sharpen. Step One: Open the RGB photo to which you want to apply edge sharpening (in this example, I want to sharpen the prominent fence, but I don't want to sharpen the soft background). Press