What is Chromatic Aberration?

We’ve all had it happen… You take a picture and it looks great on the camera preview screen! Then you open the image up to do some post processing work and there are purple edges and strange color blurs. Well, what the heck is that?

What is Chromatic Aberration?

In the photo above you can see purple and teal edges. Find out what that is, what causes it, and how to fix it in this Question of the Week!

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The release of Topaz Black and White Effects 2.1 introduced a variety of new borders not found in any other Topaz plug-in. During a recent Webinar, a question was asked if it is possible to use a B&W Effects border on a color image. The answer–yes!

Here is how it is done:

*This can be achieved in any program that supports layers and overlays

1. Open the image in Photoshop and duplicate the layer (Ctrl/Cmd + J):

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