Introducing the translucent composition


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Introducing the translucent composition

Now, Transparency is such a multifaceted topic inside of Illustrator. You've got the opacity value, you've got blend modes, you've got opacity masks, you've got much, much more as we'll see. So I thought before we just dig in here, I would introduce you to the sample project that we'll be using throughout this chapter. Now, I've been working with some variation on this sample project for a few years now, and every time I go ahead and upgrade it. This time is no exception, which is why I've called this file Pied Pianist III.ai.

Now, what we're seeing is an imported photograph of my son Sammy that I shot long ago, when he was just a little guy. He is just jamming on the piano there. But it's in awful wretched photograph. If you were to take a close look at things, you might notice such details as this purplish wood in the background here. It really all looked kind of wood colored, but we have all sorts of aberrant colors going on, which is just fin...

Introducing the translucent composition
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Introducing the translucent composition provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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