Blend images with a gradient layer mask Photoshop CC


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Blending images with a gradient layer mask

In order to achieve the effect where one photograph slowly blends into another, we're going to use the Gradient tool and draw in a layer mask. So, from Bridge, I want to open both of these documents, and I want to put them into the same single Photoshop document. So, I'll select Tools and then Photoshop and then load files into Photoshop layers. Bridge will hand off each one of those images to Photoshop. But instead of opening them as two separate documents, we can see in the Layers panel that they are both in the document.

And the great thing about that feature is that it also names the layer what the document was. So, we can see that I have these spacers on the top. And if I click on the Eye icon in order to toggle it off, we've got the window underneath. In order to blend this top image into the bottom image, I'm going to add a mask by clicking on the Mask icon at the bottom of the Layers panel. Now that I have my Layer mask and I know that it's sel...

Blending images with a gradient layer mask
Video duration: 4m 55s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Blending images with a gradient layer mask provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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