Editing a layer mask


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Editing a layer mask

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to edit a layer mask, thereby revealing more of the layer to which the layer mask is assigned. And what we are going to be revealing is the mountaintops that were sort of missing right here. I have gone ahead and saved my progress so far to an image called Earth is round.psd. A little bit of a breaking news item for you. And if were to Shift+Click on this layer mask icon that's associated with Badlands, Badlands layer, I would turn the layer off for a moment. And you can see that the mountaintop actually sort of goes upward here, a little bit. It exceeds the boundaries of that layer mask, which is much lower. And actually quite exaggerates the curvature of the earth. I dare say. And what I'm going to do, and you are going to do it too if you are working along with me.

I am going to go ahead and paint into those mountains in the layer mask. So first thing I need to you do is click on the Layer Mask icon to make sure it's active. ...

Editing a layer mask
Video duration: 7m 19s 20h 57m Intermediate

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Editing a layer mask provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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