Enhancing Your Backgrounds Using Photoshop’s New Neural Filters with Kirk Nelson

Learn how to take a so-so photo to a stunner using Photoshop’s neural filters! Join Kirk Nelson as he takes you step-by-step through a project using one of his photos that leverages the power of multiple neural filters and other Photoshop tools to transform it into a masterpiece. In this class you’ll learn all about what neural filters are, where they are found, how to apply them to your photos, and then how to take them to a whole new level using smart objects, depth maps, and other Photoshop tools.

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Class Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Preparing the Image
  3. Applying Raw Neural Filters
  4. Isolate the Subject
  5. Changing the Season
  6. Depth Map
  7. Blurring the Background with the Depth Map
  8. Blending the Subject into the Background
  9. Extra Magic
  10. Final Effects
  11. Conclusion

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Kirk Nelson

Kirk Nelson is a professional graphic designer and photographer in the DC area. With 25 years of experience that has touched on a broad range of visual subjects he refers to himself as ‘Your Friendly Neighborhood Graphics Geek’.