How to Sharpen Text in Photoshop [Video]

If you need to sharpen text in Photoshop then you have come to the right post. Sometimes in Photoshop the text comes out pixelated and choppy looking. This is not what you would want to present to a client or use on your website. With this tutorial you will also see where to smooth out text and make it more crisp.

How to Sharpen Text in Photoshop

You can see in the the image above how the text is coming out, not good. There is a simple solution for this problem. In order to sharpen text in Photoshop select the text layer that you want to sharpen. Then in the top menu go to Layer➙Type. In the type drop down you can see that you have several options to choose from. Anti-Alias None, Sharp, Crisp, Smooth.

How to Sharpen Text in Photoshop Tutorial

You can do some trial and error to see which one works best for you. For this Sharpen Text in Photoshop Tutorial I choose to just go with Anti-Alias Smooth, of course. You can take a look at the image below to see the difference around the edges of the text. On the left hand side is the before, with Anti-Alias none. The right side is the after.

learn to Sharpen Text in Photoshop

This is the easiest solution if you are having issue with your text coming out pixelated in Photoshop.

By | 2017-03-16T15:24:30+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Graphic Design, Photoshop, Tutorials|0 Comments

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