Meet the GIMP #22: The Secrets of the Unsharp Mask
This week I go out of my comfort zone and cover the Unsharp Mask. I never found time to get into that thing. Black Art I thought - and well, it is a bit. But I had a good guide, Joel’s Blog told me everything I needed to know. So this show is basically a blatant rip off.
This is my first image I have ever tried USM on. Works quite good - it will not be the last. But I think this crop is way better:
- Joel’s Blog “Linux Photography”
- USM on “Tips from the Top Floor”’s “Photoshop Corner” and even more USM stuff
- The Focus Ring Podcast
01:50 Unsharp mask
06:53 Local contrast enhancement using unsharp mask
14:10 Add layermask to control effect
18:00 Micro detail enhancement
23:00 Hints for the audience
26:44 The food arrives!
28:48 Ready to Record
29:59 The End
TOC made by paynekj