How to quickly stack focus with Photoshop
posted Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 2:51 PM EDT
One of the most common techniques used in creating macro images is focus stacking. What is focus stacking? It’s the process of combining multiple images with slightly different focus points to keep the subject tack sharp while the background keeps the smooth bokeh often associated with macro photography.
In the twelve and a half minute video, Nace breaks down the basics of focus stacking, sharing what it is and what benefits it provides. He then dives into the process of capturing multiple images to stack together, before diving into the post-production process.
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