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Eyeshine (animal red-eye) removal


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This plugin removes animal eyeshine from photos caused by direct flash.

Download here


Recommended workflow:

1) Use color picker :ColorPicker: to spot the color to be fixed.

2) Make a circle selection :EllipseSelectTool: around eye pupil (a little larger than pupil size). Work only with one eye at a time, as there is usually color variations between them and it is harder to find proper settings for both eyes together.

3) Start the „Eyeshine Removal“ plugin from Effects > Photo.

4) Drag the color wheel controls until the shiny eye pupil is precisely covered with black/gray. Then drag around the Black Level, White Level and Smoothing controls to adjust black/white balance of the result.

Here are few examples:


I’m intrerested in your feedback, especially how it works in full size photos (I didn’t have many full resolution photos to try out myself).

Edited by Ego Eram Reputo
Added zipped DLL
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On 2/18/2010 at 6:03 AM, Tanel said:

Edited by Ego Eram Reputo
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