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Adding a gradient masks: Photoshop Compositing Tips, Tricks, & Techniques
Adding a gradient masks: Photoshop Compositing Tips, Tricks, & Techniques

Sean Duggan shows how to control the visibility of a layer by adding a gradient into a layer mask. Gradient masks create a gradual transition from one layer to another and are an important compositing tool for images where a precise, hard-edged mask is not required. Sean also shows how to take advantage of image characteristics, such as strong vertical lines, to create successful blends.

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Skill Level Intermediate
1h 22m
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Q: This course was updated on 01/11/2018. What changed?

A: The following topic was updated: smart selections. In addition, new videos were added that cover combining a precise mask with a gradient, and using blend modes to create a composite.

Skills covered in this course
Masking + Compositing Photography Photoshop

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