Using a custom watermark for effect in a slideshow


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Using a custom watermark for effect in a slideshow

Sometimes when you bend or break the rules, you can come up with some pretty interesting results, and here we are going explore how we can work with custom watermarks in a completely different way. We are going to take a custom watermark which covers up the entirety of the image except for an area of transparency in the middle, so that our images will show through the middle area of this custom watermark. Now first, let me show you the custom watermark, and to do that, I am going to navigate to Photoshop briefly. Here you can see we have this old vintage TV, and due to a mask, we have transparency in the middle.

Now we already know how to save these out, right? What we do is we go down to our File pulldown menu, we choose Save for Web & Devices, and we save these out as a PNG-24 file, which gives us this true transparency inside of this area. Okay, well I have already done that for us, but I just wanted to highlight this is what we would do is prepare a file in this way inside of Phot...

Using a custom watermark for effect in a slideshow
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Using a custom watermark for effect in a slideshow provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Advanced Techniques

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