5. Sharpening & Grading the Final Image

Instructor Richard Harrington

5. Sharpening & Grading the Final Image
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The final steps in finishing out an image where you have removed unwanted elements is sharpening and grading. Is there a way you can do this nondestructively so you can make edits later? In this video, instructor Richard Harrington demonstrates how to sharpen and grade the final image in Adobe Photoshop.


1. How to Shoot for Object Removal 2:21
2. Loading Multiple Layers into a Stack for Object Removal 2:49
3. Using Stack Modes 1:40
4. Cleaning Up with Cloning 2:04
5. Sharpening & Grading the Final Image 3:19
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Richard Harrington
A certified instructor for Adobe and Apple, Rich is a practiced expert in photography, motion graphic design, and digital video. Starting his career out in the world of broadcast journalism, Rich has always had a great interest in visual communications. Rich is a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals Instructor Dream Team, and a popular speaker on the digital video circuit. He has chaired conferences since 2003 for the National Association of Broadcasters.