Cleaning up whites and blacks


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Cleaning up whites and blacks

In this exercise, we are going to address some of the tough details at the top of Russell's head right there that we need to deal with. We need to distinguish the top of his head from the O, in the word O'Reilly, my publisher. And we also need to address these very delicate hair details that are going on, on the right side of the image. This is of course the left side of Russell's head, where he's concerned. By the way, I've gone ahead and saved my progress as a document called Overlay painting.tif, so called, of course, because we were painting with a brush set to the Overlay mode. But now we're going to have to roll up our sleeves and be a little more selective here.

I've been painting with black allover the place and white inside of the image and it's helpful to know where in a world your black edges drop off or your white edges drop off, and where things turn dark gray or light gray, so light or dark that you can't quite make out the transitions o...

Cleaning up whites and blacks
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Cleaning up whites and blacks provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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