Creating masks with objects


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Creating masks with objects

When it comes to creating masks using objects in the scene, it's rather simple, and just a question of drag and drop. So in this video, we're going to create a mask using the word STUDIO as the source. And I'm just going to use this to create yet another layer of depth within the scene. In order to do that, I need to determine exactly what layer it is that I want to use to fill the mask. So this background graphics group actually has a fair amount of depth in it, and I would like to fill the letters with that layer.

So in order to do that, we should duplicate this layer. Select the GFX layer and press Command+D. Now that the layer has been duplicated, notice we've got all kinds of craziness happening here, and that just has to do with the fact that they're a bunch of blend modes that were used to create this. And that's perfectly fine because honestly, when we mask the letters, we do want this kind of really harsh contrast. So most of the time when you want to creat...

Creating masks with objects
Video duration: 5m 1s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Creating masks with objects provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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