Inital comparison D3x - D3 - P45+ at base ISO

Started Dec 20, 2008 | Discussions thread
Kerry Pierce
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clarification please?

Iliah Borg wrote:

You need to pre-sharpen before resize. It takes a some to get
parameters correct. I resize either in steps of 10%, or using bicubic
sharper to 133% of final size and then downsize to target.

I'd like to better understand your technique, Iliah.

When using 10% steps, are you applying a light sharpening at each step?

When using bicubic sharper, do you then apply a light sharpen if needed after downsizing to target?

Are you using PS or are you resizing NEF with your program, before using PS? If using PS, which sharpening method do you prefer, ie smart sharpen, normal USM, etc? The reason I ask is that most people advise a workflow of presharpening, edit, resize, then final sharpening.


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