â¢ â¢ Use High pass filter on top image Hope this helps man! I've been after this look for awhile, and can't... quite... get there. Mark any posts with any type of injury (knife related or not) as NSFW and properly flair the post as injury/gore. In addition, he has photographed assignments for Time, Forbes, The Guardian, W Magazine, USA Today, ESPN and Inc. I have absolutely zero experience sharpening knives. The lansky set seems very nice and I think I will go with that, however the kershaw blade I am getting is made of 14C28N Steel which I am told needs diamond abrasive to sharper properly. Kershaw Blur Blade Steel and Style. /r/Knifeporn For looking at strictly beautiful pictures of knives, r/Chefknives The home for chef knives of every variety, /r/knifemaking A community for knife makers, /r/PokeyJokeys For memes, reaction pics/gifs relating to knives. Work carry today. Thanks so much! but, the harder the knife, the less material it will remove per stroke, so the more strokes you will have to do. This kit appears to come with fine alumina oxide, and extra-fine ceramic hones. Great work btw, really loving those tones. Want to see our sub's traffic stats? Cheers for your help! The majority of my editing, color and highlighting, comes from Curves. Comments? Lansky sharpeners are great, I use one on my knives. that's why I say you don't need the diamond stones for the sharpmaker, unless you're planning on abusing the hell out of your knife and then having to clean chips out of the edge. Just send the knife in to our Tualatin, Oregon facility, weâll sharpen it and return it to you. Although sometime a person deserves it ! If you think your post would be better suited in another sub post it there. Sorry you missed that. The Kershaw Blur 1670blkst with Black handle and partially serrated blade is a great utility knife for everyday use. Iâve got a Kershaw Blur. I've been having success with small amounts of the new shake-sharpen with neutral 50% gray on a mask in areas I don't want to exagerate. Keep it relevant. Perhaps I'll share the lighting technique in a future post! I just make double sure its secure in my pocket before i grab it, i slide it to the furthest end of my pocket so the spine of the blade is against the side of the pocket and it doesn't open! I apologize for the long dawn out post, and truly tried to research this information on my own, but was a little overwhelmed and amazed on the plethora of information available on sharpening a pocket knife. Use #knifeclub to join our channel. So basically I was wondering if I should pick up the Kershaw sharpener, and something like this 1000 grit sharpener to finish off the edge? Generally, Kershaw knives are sharpened to angles of between 20° and 22°. Rendered by PID 26053 on r2-app-0a130f6add1ce6e70 at 2020-12-05 18:14:23.317530+00:00 running a7f2daa country code: US. [–]VashTStamp[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (8 children). It seemed to negatively affect my bokeh and I would expect it to work much better on a gritty image. However, the standard flat stones don't work well on strong recurve shaped blades like the blur. For starters, the modified drop point style of this knife, while the same as in our prior review, lacks the partially serrated edge. Yeah definitely. [–]VashTStamp[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (6 children), Cool, thanks for the reply. I have also heard that things like the Lansky sharpening system can be quite nice. 14C28N is my favorite steel to sharpen besides S35vn, it gets a razor edge for relatively little work and responds to the stones really well. I think I'm in love... it's definitely about as big as I would go for an edc. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. It's just nice to know feedback from other owners and its something to keep in the back if your mind! The only point of your comment seems to be to shoot down somebody else and point out that you have, what you consider to be, superior processes. but if you already have a somewhat sharp knife, and don't plan on changing it's edge geometry, a single, high-grit stone will do. â¢ Duplicate & change blend mode to overlay, on top layer I have a followup question. For smooth, one-handed opening, all Blurs are SpeedSafe equipped. They're both different but both the same in that they both use surface blur to bring local contrast and not muck with the edges too much. Will happily give this a try also. I really love it, but now that I have grown an interest in knives I think I may even look for a smaller knife to carry around depending on my mood haha. Plus, Iâve literally never sharpened a knife (aside from trying to sharpen the pictured Ozark...also, I canât tell if my failure is due to skill or the âqualityâ of the knife), so I have no faith in myself that Iâll do it right - e.g. Select the proper position in sharpening your knife. Suggestions? see, other of my choices (before settling for the suehiro) was an extra-fine DMT. Exactly! Josh has modified it for me to remove the recurve and it is now my EDC, I love it! Kershaw blades are sharpened to a range of angles, depending on the type of steel and end-use of the knife. !! Hold the blade against the Ultra-Tek at the original sharpened angle of 18°â22°. Use #knifeclub. The blade shape offers both excellent slicing and piercing capabilities and the high-performance Sandvik 14C28N stainless blade steel offers corrosion resistance and hardness. PS: do note, AFAIK, the japanese and european grits don't really match. Sharpening is a mystery to many, some do it well and others don't. I discovered that Kershaw makes a 600 grit diamond oval shaft sharpener that seems to be fairly positively received by the reviewers, however the top reviewer claims this to be a nice sharpener, but to get a true edge, the knife should be followed up with a 1000 grit diamond edge sharpener. I think I am going to have to look into a cheaper solution. Removing red, adding most blues and greens and de-saturating the entire image. New here? The Blur is a stalwart in the Kershaw lineup. Any opinions on the scarab II? [–]VashTStamp[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). The aluminum & trac-tec though isn't my favorite handle though. [–]niky45 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (3 children). With the abundant choices Kershaw offers on color and blade styles, the user has options to customize the Blur to their own preferences, which I think is great. Sometime last year I stumbled upon this sharpening technique fromÂ CalvinHollywood. So, if anyone with a Kershaw blade (or anyone knowledgeable in this area) has any input or recommendations on my choices, or could point me in a direction where I could find how to upkeep and sharpen my new Kershaw blade, I would be overwhelmingly great-full. One single light. it takes a long while 'till you learn to get awesomely sharp edges - but I've heard, once you get good enough, you can achieve results far superior than with any newbie-oriented system. Wow, what a response! I honestly don't think I would do something like this anyhow, as there is no way it could be health for the blade to begin with! Make sure you get an ultra-fine stone too. great mood, great processing, Good article Clay! The sharpmaker is probably the best choice for beginners since it's easiest to use. I have used this with prints and it would great! The light setup for the entire Oliphant Series was easy. Both Kershaw Blur vs Skyline come with Sandvik 14C28N blades. The Kershaw Blur review testimony that is a great unit for all sorts of hunting purposes. So, as you can see I consider my new blade to a fairly big upgrade in comparison. This works best when position at a 22 -degree angle to get it sharpened properly. Check out the Behind the Edge podcast by some of our users! Cant sharpening the blade after some use for cutting cupboard and nylon rope :P. now the blade stay blunt n put inside my drawer . Violations of these rules may result in a ban. I love that and I am sure there are a lot of people like that also. Visit kniferights.org to protect the right to own and carry knives everywhere in the U.S. r/KnifeDeals Find and share deals on all kinds of knives and get up to date with all the newest knives when they come on the market. Thanks for reading and thanks for the feedback! That's great. The Blur is equipped with a big, slightly recurved blade thatâs ideal for multitasking. (i.e. No one forced you to read or try this. [–]VashTStamp[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (2 children). I always take not of those with impressive portfolios. You'll be set with that combo. The Kershaw Blur used to be my EDC. haha, [–]xDberg01x 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (5 children). Not because it was impractical or difficult to sharpen, but because of its aesthetics. There are quite a few methods to sharpen an image including the use of a High Pass Filter, Unsharp Mask, Smart Sharpen and Camera Shake Removal in Adobe Photoshop CC. Its a great knife I have several and one always seems to find its way in my pockets once a week or more! [–]xDberg01x 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (3 children). [–]VashTStamp[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (11 children). Guidelines should be followed to make the subreddit a more enjoyable place. Valued at $149.99, down to 74.99 plus tax and $5.99 first class mail shipping. Honestly, I canât tell you how it works or the design behind âSharpening With Blur.â I can only share what I know and this is the best method Iâve found to bringing back that detail and texture. EDIT: what you can't do, is achieve an awesome edge on a too coarse stone. For every day tasks, it exceeds my expectations. The Kershaw Blur is a favorite among knife enthusiasts. You can get a Blur in stonewash or DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) coated blade for extra corrosion resistance and enhanced looks. Kershaw Blur or Benchmade Griptilian. You can check too the High pass way Any good ? Yeah I have read of a few people claiming the lock mechanism to have failed on them, but their claim is typically acccompanied with a confession to rugged use thus pushing the limits of the lock mechanism. Hey Katy! Given that you are starting with a new knife, you'll be fine. Thank you, Clay and the Fstoppers crew for continuing to share useful information. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 26053 on r2-app-0a130f6add1ce6e70 at 2020-12-05 18:14:23.317530+00:00 running a7f2daa country code: US. How to Master Your 24-105mm Zoom Lens for Landscape Photography, Apple ProRAW Redefines the Meaning of Raw Files, Incredible Results Using Lightroom's Radial Filters, How To Find Decent Landscape Photography Compositions on a Clear Day Using a Telephoto Lens. ! Thoroughly enjoyed both these videos on FStoppers....this is what quality content is all about. Over time, I learned to simplify the technique and find a good balance that worked for my imagery.Â Since then, I've presented this method at workshops and seminars and I'm constantly asked to explain the technique in detail. For example one person said that it failed on him when he stabbed it into the wood as opposed to setting it down, as he had done many times before without a problem. people talk really good about them - and you'd only need the x-fine, or maybe the fine too if you don't plan to sharpen your knife too often. [–]VashTStamp[S] 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago* (2 children). Cool technique. Join us on IRC. [–]xDberg01x 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children), I am very picky with my knives, i would never spend that amount on a knife, most i would do is 150, unless it is that one rare grail knife i drool over. Got this " Blur " for a surprise X-Mas present from youngest Son. a ceramic stone will just take more strokes (maybe as much as 10x more, IDK, those things are hard! Kershaw has also pioneered the use of quite a few of the technologies and advanced materials that are now a standard in the knife industry. I'm just a guy trying to pay some knowledge forward, that's all. After two years, I have not had to sharpen the blade: it is still razor sharp. as for the suehiro, yeah, I think that's the one I ordered. They can be found here! Best edge maintenance tool I've come across. [–]Gator_StubbyEmerson 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). I heard the lansky is good, but I'm not sure if the stones are narrow enough to sharpen the recurve on the blur. but do note - a too fine stone will just work slower - but in the end can sharpen a knife just the same, providing you're patient enough, hehe! been there, done that. Your technique does work though! Show off recent purchases or ask for advice. Clay excelent post ! Message the moderators! If you depress the Blurâs liner lock while the blade is in an upward direction the blade will begin to fall until it gets to about the halfway point where it comes to an abrupt stop. Until now. Thanks ;). You then have to manually finish closing the knife. i really like the mood in combination with the lighting you use. Offered in a myriad of different blade steels and handle colors, there is a little something for everyone. New knife enthusiast here, just joined the community. e.g. Nice job Clay!. Kershaw Blur Review â Final Thoughts. That makes sense then. I can tell you that the color came from a combination of Curves and Levels. [Kershaw Ken Onion Blur] sharpening and upkeep questions? WARRANTY. Just got it in a few hours ago. I have many pocket knives over the years, but none that have gotten me as excited about this knife I am about to receive. This style of blade is probably one of the most popular designs since. Does that mean it just takes more swipes on a ceramic grit sharpening tool? However, itâs similar to hearing nails on a chalkboard when I see an image that is over sharpened. (unofficial). use the following search parameters to narrow your results: The first rule of KnifeClub is to talk about KnifeClub! This black serrated Blur with a glass-breaker is crafted from a black DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) coated Sandvik 14C28N stainless steel and a black anodized aluminum handle with Trac-Tec grip tape inserts. assisted opening so you can easily open the knife one-handed. /r/EDC From what I have read it takes 4-6 swipes on diamond grit to get your edge. Thanks Shawn, really appreciate that! Awesome! [–][deleted] 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (2 children). /r/Bladesmith Anything related to bladesmithing, a place welcome to everyone, from master artisans to beginners. Although tempting, I just don't know if I am at that point yet haha. KEEP IT RELEVANT. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. Another FREEZING COLD sunrise from Alaska, Constantly in search of something I probably already have. You can get a plainish blade for 30 bucks with a Kershaw blur but you canââ¬â¢t get a plainish blade from ZT. With the research on this forum regarding sharpening and I have come to realize I have a lot to learn, so humbily decided a more direct approach in asking you all on your opinions on a proper knife sharpening tool kit for my new blade. Generally, Kershaw knives are sharpened to angles of between 20° and 22°. Sharpmaker. Portrait and Editorial Photographer, Clay Cook has learned the importance of going the extra mile, after a long, arduous run in the music business. But this has been an unfair competition. This is one of the best types of steel that you can use to â¦ â ->Final Verdict. Faster shipping options are available for â¦ for hair-cutting sharp you need at least an 1k grit. I'd recommend getting a strop as well (to de-burr the edge after touching up on the Sharpmaker), although if you can't get one just now, a flat piece of cardboard will also work. [–]VashTStamp[S] 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (4 children). I'd recommend that. I really like how the microtech utx 70 looks, but that is wayyy out of my price range. I loved its sturdiness in combination with it light weight, and the ability to open and close it single-handedly very easily. Lol, its a sweet lookin knife! Clay Cook | Instagram | Facebook | Twitter. Knowledge makes the world go round, and it doesn't always have to cost, so it is out of reach of some! The blade shape offers both excellent slicing and piercing capabilities and the high-performance Sandvik 14C28N stainless blade steel offers corrosion resistance and hardness. For shame ;). Be sure you handle the knife with a steady hand. Always something to learn. [Kershaw Ken Onion Blur] sharpening and upkeep questions? Can confirm, took out torsion bar, opens 99% of the time, be warned i have seen its detent be weak, so i recommend tip uo carrying to prevent from slicing yourself! Would you recommend this method for both prints and web? I quite frankly ENJOY the ' flipping out ' of the blade with my thumb. The freehand sharpening rods might be too difficult to use without a lot of experience. This community thrives on the suggestions and input of its members. Yep. Should You Buy the Sony a7 III Now or Wait for the a7 IV? Bring a friend! Welcome to the knife world tell your wallet I apologize in advance! One Profoto D1 (Half Power) â¢ Open your image Check out our past design contest, here are the winners. How to Get Naturally Intense Color in Your Images Using Photoshop, Fujifilm GFX 50R Medium Format Versus Sony a7R III Full Frame: An Artistic Comparison, Canon R5, Nikon Z 6II, Sony a7 III: An Autofocus Comparison for Portraiture, Ansel Adams Versus Amateur Snapshots Prank, The Canon R5's High ISO Performance is Staggeringly Good. Don't simply post a picture, add context with it, Be helpful to those of all skill and knowledge levels, Do not gang up on certain brands, there are pros and cons to every company, Write the make and model of pictured knives in title/description/comments of link posts. The Medium and fine stones that come with the Sharpmaker will get your knife shaving sharp. Hey, on the photo with the camera on the chair, is there another small light introduced just to highlight the chair and lens? There will be multiple moderators not just one all powerful mod. Any chance of sharing what your lighting technique was for this photo and the rest of your Oliphant series? Just curious, but why do you recommend to remove the assisted tension bar? Additionally, I have heard wonderful things about the Spyderco Sharpmaker Knife Sharpener. It just makes the knife sooooo smooth and nice! Kershaw was founded in 1974, and has always aimed to design and manufacture tools that knife users would be proud to own, carry and use.Kershaw prides itself on making sure that every Kershaw knife is made to the highest quality. Neat little blade though. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Kershaw Blur S30V Folding Pocket Knife (1670S30V); 3.4â S30V Blade with Stonewashed Finish and Anodized Aluminum Handle with Trac-Tec Inserts, SpeedSafe Assisted Opening, Reversible Pocketclip; 4 OZ., Small at Amazon.com. I use the KME sharpening system with the diamond stones. No Amazon referral links unless you make it clear that you are using one. [–]EyeOfSearle 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). I have an opportunity to snag one but there’s not many reviews on this yet since it’s so new. Exceeds my expectation in every way. Thanks! ), but it will do. and reprofiling ain't too hard - but getting a good working edge from a badly dulled one requires experience. It is quite easy to sharpen, and it can be sharpened well. and join one of thousands of communities. I have used this technique with prints, many many times and it looks great! The Blur with a glass-breaker is equipped with SpeedSafe? I'm no saint, I'm certainly guilty of cranking Unsharp Mask, I just never found the right solution. Lansky's work wonders as a beginner sharpening tool. Find the bracket you want at the bottom of the page. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Atom, mini 940, vero fulcrum. Occasionally, Iâll add a touch of Unsharp Mask along with this technique for some added punch. This sub is for knives and other bladed objects of interest. When you get the Blur take it apart and remove the tension bar that allows it to be assisted! While keeping the blade straight up and down verticle, you simply lower and raise your wrist to flow with the curve of the blade. 1000 grit sharpener to finish off the edge, The price brackets are now all in the same place! Mine works best on texture and finer details. The rods are triangular so your able to really hit the blade with the edges of the rods. If you want you can post your website or blog but do not let it get excessive. So clip the knife upside down so you if you accidentally engage it it will flip out away from your hand? Kershaw Tiger-Stripe Blur Knife Features. and there is a better method then this he teaches in one of his later tutorial DVDÂ´s. As the title suggests, I recently ordered a Kershaw Ken Onion Blur folding knife, with a blade made of 14C28N Steel. Like all Blurs it?s equipped with a big, slightly recurved blade that?s ideal for multitasking. So basically, what you're saying is not anything new either. Kershaw Blur in Navy Blue with a limited time CPM-M4 blade. So, it doesn't have to be diamond grit to sharpen the 14C28N Steel? Thanks for sharing Clay!!! But I hated the recurve. And that is the whole point of the article... to share information. If you are intending to sharpen your Kershaw chive or your Ken Onion knives, you'll need an Arkansas stone or sandpaper as sharpening tools. The diamond stones will just help you sharpen the steel faster because it takes away more material with each pass. and yes. I was thinking of getting another Blur (the one I have now is in my pocket all the time, but Iâd also like to have one lying in the house). Due to Kershawâs SpeedSafe mechanism, the Blur has somewhat of a âhalf stopâ detent. Sharpening a blade with a recurve might take a bit of getting used to if you freehand on flat stones but if you have a Sharpmaker or similar setup with rods it's no problem at all. but, if you're set on diamond stones, check the DMT dia-sharp ones. The rust resistance is outstanding. But i seen a video of its weak detent and after that i just am more caution with it than my other knives! Thank you to all those who helped, and we look forward to another one soon! Memes / Macros etc are SUNDAYS ONLY. Hereââ¬â¢s the thing: If youââ¬â¢re buying the equivalent blade, an S30V blur (they make those) you are into it for at least eighty bucks. [–]mrflarp 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Thank you for choosing Kershaw. [–]EyeOfSearle 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Haahaa, what are the odds that we both post videos on different ways to use Surface Blur to sharpen an image on the same day? Great mood, great processing, good article Clay but i seen video. Stones will just take more strokes ( maybe as much as 10x more, IDK, those are... Unlikely for me when you get a Blur in Navy Blue with a steady hand type of and! 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