Creating a multilayer Smart Object


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Creating a multilayer Smart Object

In this exercise, I'm going to show you how we can modify a Smart Object and gain access to pixel-level modifications and even create a multilayer Smart Object, if we want to. So multiple layers inside of a single Smart Object container. I've got ahead and saved my changes as Horde o germs.psd, and I went ahead and renamed this one layer right there. He used to be called independent germ, I changed his name to breakaway because he really is a breakaway germ and that's a shorter name, so I don't have to have my Layers palette so wide. So this guy is linked to a different Smart Object because as you may recall, we right-clicked in order to create that Smart Object. We selected one of the other ones, right-clicked on it and chose this command right there, New Smart Object via Copy. So that's why he is a breakaway.

The others are straight clones, by which I mea they are instances of a single Smart Object. All right, so now let's say my art director and I are gettin...

Creating a multilayer Smart Object
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Creating a multilayer Smart Object 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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