Blending vector data with pixels


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Blending vector data with pixels

I've saved my progress as massive logo.psd, found inside the 02_ACR_and_Illustrator folder. In this exercise, we're going to make the logo translucent and the whole reason I am doing this is I just want you to witness. Even though this is a completely foreign object where Photoshop is concerned, it comes to us from Illustrator. And all of a sudden Photoshop is expected to take this PDF information, which is what it is essentially, render it out to pixels on the fly and then bring to bear everything that you can do to a standard layer to this layer.

So in other words, I can change the Opacity value, I can change the Blend mode, I can do whatever I could to a standard pixel-based layer here inside the layers palette. So, let's give it a shot. First thing I am going to do. I've got my Selection tool active, so I can press the 2 key, to reduce the Opacity value over here to 20%. That makes it translucent, obviously, and you can experiment with the Opacity value if you want to. N...

Blending vector data with pixels
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Blending vector data with pixels provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop Smart Objects

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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