Creating a reflection of an image


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Creating a reflection of an image

Select the file brighton_flip.jpg and then open that one up in Photoshop. Let's press F to go to Full Screen View mode and Spacebar to reposition. Now one of the things that you are going to find -- you are going to need to do quite often in Photoshop is to copy the layer that you are working on or to duplicate the layer that you are working on. Now there are a couple of ways to do this. One way to is to click on the layer and then drag it to the new layer icon and Voila! You now have a new layer. Well, delete that one. The other technique that you can use which in my opinion is much better is a shortcut. This shortcut is one of those important shortcuts. It's Command+J on a Mac/Ctrl +J on a PC that allows you to take the contents on this layer and jump to those contents to a new layer.

So I'll go ahead and call this one b2 for brighton_2. All right, well, now that I have the contents on this new layer, what I actually want to do is flip the content. So I'm going to navig...

Creating a reflection of an image
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Creating a reflection of an image provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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