Photo compositing Lightroom and Photoshop


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Photo compositing

One thing you can do in Photoshop that you can't do in Lightroom is make photo composites. So if you interested in doing that and you're managing your assets in Lightroom, then you will need Photoshop. I'd like to show how I use Lightroom and Photoshop together, when I am making photo composites. I think this is a great art form, and something I really urge you to try. So here I am in my Lightroom Library, I have three photos. I'm going to select them all, pressing Cmd+A or Ctrl+A on my keyboard. And then I'll go to the Photo menu and I'll choose Edit In, Open as Layers in Photoshop.

And that step really saves me time. I don't have to start a new file, it's done for me automatically in Photoshop, and the images I've selected are added to that new file, each as a separate layer. I am going to start by turning off the visibility of the top layer and working with the second layer, which is the statue. Below that is a layer with the clouds. I would like to h...

Photo compositing
Video duration: 7m 30s 2h 36m Intermediate

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Photo compositing provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Using Lightroom and Photoshop Together

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Photography
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Photoshop Lightroom
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