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keithr128

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Hi, my German Shepard Sparky died early Wednesday morning (3:13 to be exact) from a seizure and I would like to print an 8x10 or larger picture of him, but the image I want to print is kind of blurry and a bit out of focus so I was hoping that there might be a Photoshop or GIMP master around here that could touch up the image for me.

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Keith


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Not sure if this is any better.
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That is a lot better. :)
Thank you Major.
What program did you use? and if it was GIMP could you tell me how you did it for future reference since I don't have Photoshop?
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I have PhotoShop, but I actually used a nifty free program called Paint.net. So nice and easy to use and much quicker than Photoshop. Some freebies you might like:

FREE software:

http://www.blender.o...ad/get-blender/
http://www.gimp.org/downloads/
http://www.inkscape.org/download/

FREE online photo editors:

http://www.splashup.com/
http://www.blibs.com/editor/ (I like this one best)
http://www.onlineimageeditor.info/
http://fotoflexer.com/
http://lunapic.com/editor/
http://vectormagic.com/
http://www.flauntr.com/

http://www.gifworks....age_editor.html (GIF format only)
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Thanks Major, Your awesomeness knows no boundaries
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:) awesomeness ??? Good word! You're welcome again. Glad to have helped.
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One thing that I find can help along with sharpening and other stuff is draw a very thin line along the edge of the subject. If you zoom way in on the image and then use the eye dropper tool to pick a pixel that seems to have an average color and then draw a one pixel line around the edge of the subject. I find that it has the effect of sharpening the focus.
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Like this, it works better with certain images. There is a small difference when you put them side by side.
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Edited by ignoramo, 24 June 2009 - 03:35 PM.

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