Adjusting vector mask density


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Adjusting vector mask density

Here we have a fruit crate label that I've recreated using shape layers. We have this thunderbolt that gets repeated and I've put all of those in the flash group and I've converted my type to shape layers just so that we don't have any problems with missing fonts. DYNAMO, each of these letters is a separate layer, just so that I've got more flexibility for rotating them. Then you'll have effects applied to them and on top of everything we have a gray overlay layer filled with neutral gray and applied to that we have some noise, and that's what's giving the whole thing its texture.

But the point I want to make here is sometimes it's useful to be able to adjust the density of your vector mask and down here, Shape 2, if I show you just that layer by itself, this is my shape layer and it's sitting on top of a just solid field of red that has a Gradient Overlay applied to it. Now by adjusting the Density of the vector mask of the Shape 2 layer, I can g...

Adjusting vector mask density
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Adjusting vector mask density provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Photoshop for Designers: Shape Layers

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Design
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Photoshop
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