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In this course, author Nigel French covers the ins and outs of creating professional designs and artwork using crisp, scalable vector graphics in Photoshop. The course demonstrates the fundamentals of drawing and manipulating shapes; achieving various artistic effects using blend modes, layer effects, and Smart Filters; and combining shape layers with pixel-based imagery and photographs. The course also showcases practical applications for shape layers, including posters, logos, and web buttons, and includes tutorials on building custom shapes and making modifications with vector masks.
Thanks for watching Photoshop for Designers: Shape Layers. I hope you've learned some valuable techniques and I hope that you'll be incorporating the use of shape layers into your own designs in future. Please check out my other titles in the Photoshop for Designers series, and you can find me online at nigelfrench.com.
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