Initiating the color mask


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Initiating the color mask

In this exercise, we are going to begin the creation of our color mask and I should tell you that this is going to be the most complicated mask, most intricate mask that we create inside of this chapter. The reason being because of all the hair that we are seeing inside of the blouse region. So that hair is not only very fine as you can see, but it's also translucent in areas. We have these big clumps of translucent hair that are informed by the color of the blouse below. But, as you will see, you will be able to do it. I will show you some concrete techniques here.

I have gone ahead and saved my progress inside this file. It's called Yellow.psd found inside the 12 Specialty folder, if you want to open it up. Now, if you are just joining me, you may notice that what we have here is a Hue/Saturation layer that's called Yellow, and its set in front of the original image which looks like this from photographer Bobby Osborne, and this is the point at which you might say, why ar...

Initiating the color mask
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Initiating the color mask 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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