Combining arb maps with paths


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Combining arb maps with paths

All right, so here we are looking at the top portion of the bird that we selected in the previous exercise by duplicating the Blue channel, applying a couple of arbitrary maps to different sections of the top of the head using the Marquee tool and the Curves command, and then just using the Dodge and Burn tools in order to fix the area in between, and make it hunky-dory. So that we have a nice transition along the top of the head. By the way, I am working inside of a catchup document called Selected head.tif, that's found inside of the 16_tough_stuff folder. We can compare the mask, so far, to the bird by turning on the eyeball for the bird or pressing the Tilde key, of course. Everything looks pretty darn good. I have to say, I think we have done a pretty outstanding job of selecting this region of the bird.

Some of the red stuff is getting cropped out a little bit but that's okay. I don't really find that to be much of a problem, frankly. So let's go ahead and turn th...

Combining arb maps with paths
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Combining arb maps with paths provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Channels & Masks: Advanced Techniques

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Design Photography
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