A ready-reckoner of the new enhancements and refinements:
Color Noise Reduction A Smoothness adjustment slider has been added to the Detail Panel under Color Noise Reduction. The smoothness adjustment helps to reduce low-frequency color mottling artifacts.
Refinements to the Spot Healing Tool
- New Feather control.
- Auto find source method now works better for images with textured areas like rocks, bark, and foliage.
- Auto find source method now prefers source areas within the crop rectangle.
Auto Exposure The auto exposure feature has been improved to be more consistent across images and across different image sizes.
Smart Preview The size of a Smart Preview image has been updated to be 2560 pixels along the long edge.
Local Adjustment Brush enhancements:
- Right-click / Control-click (Mac) on a brush adjustment pin to bring up a context menu with options to duplicate or delete the adjustment.
- Hold Control + Alt and drag / Command + Option + drag (Mac) on a brush adjustment pin to clone (duplicate) the adjustment.