Black & White meets the Channel Mixer Photoshop CC


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Black & White meets the Channel Mixer

In this movie, I want to give your sense for how you can combine black and white along with a channel mixer in order to take advantage of the best of both features. So here we're looking at that infrared effect that we created a few movies back using the channel mixer. And as you may recall, we had posterization problems and I didn't even address all of them. If you look closely in the upper left-hand corner of the image you'll see that there's more posterization in the background and we have some weird highlight details along the top of the younger woman's hair. So I'm going to go ahead and zoom out, and I'm also going to throw away this layer of Gaussian blur, because we're not going to need it. We're going to mask those posterized areas away. So I'll right click on the word smart filters and choose clear smart filters. And then, given that we no longer need the smart object, I'll right click inside the image window with the rectangular marquee tool, and I...

Black & White meets the Channel Mixer
Video duration: 7m 29s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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Black & White meets the Channel Mixer provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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