Learn the best techniques for recomposing a photo—moving the subjects while reconstructing the background and lighting for accuracy.
Learn the creative and technical considerations involved in photographing with compositing in mind.
Follow along with fine art photographer Seán Duggan as he shoots in the Icelandic wilderness and then composites his photographs into new imaginary landscapes with Photoshop.
Learn how to maximize what you can do with Photoshop adjustment layers and blend modes, by finding new uses for these great features.
Learn how to use Photoshop, After Effects, and two dedicated tools—Flixel and Cliplets—to explore the creative possibilities of cinemagraphs: static photos that contain areas of motion.
Learn how to shoot and edit green screen footage and images.
Master the essential art of creating selections.
Alpha channels are used to build transitional blended layers, fashion a depth map, and make edge adjustments.