High Pass Filter Sharpening

This quick tutorial explains the bare bones of sharpening using Photoshop’s High Pass filter. About High Pass Sharpening The High Pass filter in Photoshop’s Filter menu provides another method of sharpening our photos. It takes a little longer to perform...

Understanding Unsharp Mask

Photoshop offers many methods of sharpening. Unsharp Mask can be considered the “traditional” method, and provides a great deal of control when used correctly. This tutorial addresses output sharpening – that is, sharpening performed at the end of...

How I’ve been sharpening for web lately

I’ve seen much discussion recently about sharpening methods for web, so I thought I’d throw in my two cents.  As always, my intention is to help you understand the process, not just follow steps by rote, or rely on actions. I must say my web sharpening...