Add layer style effects Photoshop CS6


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Adding layer style effects

Here, we're going to take a look at how we can add, modify, and remove Layer Style effects. In this document, you'll notice we have a few layers. We have one layer which has a leaf on it. If I turn off the visibility of the Background layer, you can see that this leaf has been cut out from its background. Above that, I have these two text layers. Let's take a look at how we can add distinct Layer Style effects to these various layers. Well, the first thing you want to do is to target the layer you want to work on.

Next in the base of the Layers panel, you'll notice an fx icon. Click on that and you'll see a menu. Here, you have a number of different Layer Style effects you can choose. Let's select Drop Shadow. This will open up the Layer Style dialog with the Drop Shadow selected. In this middle area here, we can dial in how we want this drop shadow to appear. For example, we could change the Angle. In this case, the drop shadow now shows up off to the left. We can also...

Adding layer style effects
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Adding layer style effects provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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