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    Many times when I use the FFT filter I end up with banding across the top and bottom of the photo.

    I usually apply a 1" grey border around the photo before applying the filter, but it just doesn't seem to stop this banding.

    Has anyone experienced this and been able to solve it?
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  • #2
    Re: FFT Banding

    Applying a border of a minimum 100 pixels all round can help. This type of banding can also occur if you overdo the spotting out of the stars.


    • #3
      Re: FFT Banding

      I found the solution here -
      I thought it would be valuable to Mac users to post that there is a free FFT plugin filter for Macs being made available (OSX 10.10.+ on PS CC 2015). Dj Joofa has developed this filter and an early version is available for free if you contact him at [email protected] I did exactly that and...

      Mr Wheeler puts a 15% canvas around the image, then does a content aware fill of the extra canvas before applying the filter. This solved my problem. My canvas fill was grey, but content aware fill has solved the banding.



      • #4
        Re: FFT Banding

        Glad that worked for you too Liz.


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