Using layer styles


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Using layer styles

Layer Styles are special effects that are applied to one layer at a time and that affect the entire layer. Many of the Layer Style that comes with Elements adds some dimension to a photo, getting the photo up off the page. Let's see how we can Layer Style to do that on this photo of car.jpg, which you will find in the 11_03-effects subfolder of the Chapter11 Exercise Files folder. If you look in the Layers palette you will see that this photo has a single layer. I want to add an additional layer to it that is filled with white and that is bigger then the car photo. That will make the car photo look like it has a white frame around it. Once I have done that, I'll be able to pop the photo up of the frame. The first step is to create a new layer. To do that here in the Layers palette, I'm going to click the Create New Layer button and that makes Layer 1, which I'm going to rename Frame.

I'll double-click the layer name and type Frame and then I'll click off. Now I n...

Using layer styles
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Using layer styles provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 7 for Windows Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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