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Sharpen Filters

You know how it is. You take a bunch of digital pictures, and when you start downloading them you find that the one you really want to use is blurry. Now, when it comes to images, there is blurry and then there is blurry. In the former case, we're talking about images that are a little soft or slightly out of focus. In the latter case, we're talking about images that are little more than indistinguishable blurs. Photoshop's tools can fix the slight softness, but they're not going to resurrect a hideously out-of-focus image.

Probably the most basic way of repairing an image in Photoshop is to sharpen it. Photoshop sharpens an image by increasing the contrast between adjacent pixels. You access the sharpen filters by choosing Filter, Sharpen. There are four sharpening options:


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