Take the 2-minute tour ×
Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I am a developer not a designer, thus am not particularly familiar with photoshop, and may subsequently get some of my terms incorrect.

I have a PSD that contains several layers outlining the design of a website. One of the layers is a cropped jpeg. The jpeg has also had some filters added to it...

I would like to export this layer, however, I need it in as high resolution as possible. I do not want it the same size as the layer appears in my psd, I need it the same size as it appear when I double click on it, whilst also maintaining the filters and croppings...

Is this possible or do I have to export the full size image and then apply the filters and cropping myself?

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

I don't think there's an easy method to do this.

If the Smart Object has Smart Filters applied to it, that means you can double-click the filter item in the Layer Panel and see the settings.

smart Filters

Your best bet would be to open the smart object and copy/paste or duplicate its contents to a new document. Then go through the smart Filters noting the settings for each filter and reapply those filters to the duplicated image.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.