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How To Whiten Teeth In Photoshop

This is one lesson I wish I could use permanently and physically on myself – how to get pearly white teeth. In Photoshop it’s pretty easy to do this using the Sponge tool to desaturate and the Dodge tool to lighten. The main thing to remember is not to go too crazy with the whitening, …

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How To Save A Selection & How To Use An Alpha Channel In Photoshop

Here’s a quick guide to saving selections, refining them and reusing them using the alpha channel in Photoshop. What in blue blazes is an alpha channel? Not always the first question a person asks when they’re learning Photoshop. But I’m glad you’ve asked 🙂 An alpha channel lets you save or store a selection that …

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How To Open Images In Camera Raw

I recently wrote an introduction to Camera Raw in Photoshop, briefly outlining what Camera Raw is, and what the raw file format is. In this follow-up, we’ll take a look at how to open up images in the Camera Raw plug-in. We can work with Raw, JPEG and TIFF files. You can open a raw file …

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What Is Adobe Camera Raw?

What Is Adobe Camera Raw And Why Should I Use It? Adobe Camera Raw is a plug-in piece of software in Adobe Photoshop. It is sometimes ignored (or feared) by new Photoshop learners because at first glance it looks a little confusing. The nice thing about it is, though, it’s actually pretty simple to use …

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how to straighten a photo with the ruler tool in photoshop

How to quickly straighten a photo in Photoshop using the Ruler Tool

The Ruler Tool The Ruler tool is an often overlooked tool hidden beneath the eyedropper on the Photoshop toolbar. You can use it to to measure lengths, straighten photographs and place objects exact distances apart. In short, it’s very handy. Here’s a video showing you how to quickly straighten a lopsided photo.   How to …

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