Explaining channel calculations


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Explaining channel calculations

In the previous two movies, we saw calculations being shown. Now, what we're going to do is look in that window and look at it a little closer. Let me go right into my channels. I am going to create a brand-new channel. There is nothing is selected, so it's automatically black. I am just going to set up a little situation here. I am going to give myself a nice big feather of 20 pixels, and I'll create a shape right here. And this shape is going to represent a light coming in from some doorway somewhere. So I am going to go ahead and fill that selection with the background color, which right now is a white. There it is.

I am going to create another alpha channel, and this alpha channel is going to have a light coming in from a window somewhere, like that, which we'll fill with white. And let's do another one right here, which will be the same kind of thing, just light from the window somewhere, like that, and we'll fill that with white. So there, it has two channels: t...

Explaining channel calculations
Video duration: 3m 46s 5h 56m Intermediate

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Explaining channel calculations provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Bert Monroy as part of the Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The Tools

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Design
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Illustrator Photoshop
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