Crafting the final composition


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Crafting the final composition

Now for the final effect, we are going to reestablish that chin because we can see through the fellow's chin right now and we are going to apply a Channel Mixer effect in order to merge the blue hair into the background so the hair is no longer blue essentially. So that it has more of a rusty appearance. So let's go ahead and open rusty here. He is called Man on metal.psd found inside of the 14 Calculations folder and you can see how we are seeing through his chin, all right that's a function of our layer mask bleeding into his face and we need to eliminate that problem right now by Shift+Clicking on the layer mask icon for the Normal layer. So make sure that the Normal layer is active. Then Shift+Click on this layer mask to deactivate it.

Now I want you to go up to the Select menu and choose the Color Range command, which is you may recall always works from the composite version of the image. Click inside of the fellows face and then Shift+Drag around inside of the face as ...

Crafting the final composition
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Crafting the final composition 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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Photoshop
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