Applying and creating layer styles


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Applying and creating layer styles

Very shortly I'm going to show you how to add a texture to a Bevel and Emboss Effect, but first I want to show you what that's going to look like, and so I've created a handful of layer styles that you can apply. And layer styles is a collection of layer effects, not only the specific effects that are applied to a given layer but also each and every setting that makes up those effects so that you can replicate a complex collection of layer effects at the click of a single icon. It's actually pretty amazing, and you can save off layer styles that you can then transfer to a different machine, to a different platform, to a newer version of Photoshop if you like, if you're upgrading, for example, or you can hand them off to other users.

So it's a great way to keep track of the work that you've done in the past. So here I am working inside that same Box of bugs.psd file, and I've made a couple of modifications to the Bevel and Emboss Effect here. I've increa...

Applying and creating layer styles
Video duration: 6m 45s 26h 24m Intermediate Updated Aug 31, 2010

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Applying and creating layer styles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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