Blend a Smart Object into a photograph Photoshop CS6


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Blending a Smart Object into a photograph

In this movie I'll show you how to blend the tattoo in with the flesh of the arm and I'll also show you how to blend away these little bits of flame that are extending beyond the arm, and this will serve as a kind of advance preview the sort of blending options that we'll see in a future chapter. So for starters here, you want to double-click on an empty portion of this layer here inside the Layers panel, in order to open up the layer Style dialog box, I'm going to go ahead and move this dialog box off screen and also zoom into the artwork by Ctrl+Spacebar or Cmd+Spacebar clicking.

Now notice this slider bar that's labeled underlying layer, it extends from black over here on the left-hand side to white over on the right-hand side and we also have luminance values of 0 for black and 255 for white. What we can do by modifying these slider triangles is force through luminance levels from the underlying layer so that they become visible and the pixels on the ac...

Blending a Smart Object into a photograph
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Blending a Smart Object into a photograph provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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