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For the first installment of Photoshop for Designers, Nigel French shows how to create editable, non-destructive effects such as shadows, glows, and bevels with layer effects in Photoshop. The course covers the use of layer effects like Drop Shadow, Inner Shadow, Bevel and Emboss, and Gradient Overlay, as well as how to combine effects with blending modes, transparency, and textures. With these techniques, designers can finesse type and graphics, control light, warp text, and extrude shapes, creating drama and adding depth to their compositions.
That brings us to the end of Photoshop for Designers. Thanks very much for watching. I hope you'll agree that layer effects are extremely versatile and very flexible. Remember, this is just one in a series of Photoshop for Designers, so please come back and check out the other titles. Bye for now!
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