Introducing transparency


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Introducing transparency

You won't be able to take full advantage of the strength of Photoshop until you really understand layers, and layers in Photoshop are quite interesting. What we typically do is let's say we start with a background image and we have this image open in a document. What we can then do is we can add a new layer on top of that. And in this case this top layer is stacked up. It's on top of the underlying layer. Whatever is on top conceals what's underneath. And in this case we would say that this layer is at full opacity, meaning we can't see what's underneath.

What we can do in Photoshop though is of course we can change that, like with all these images that I have here we could take one of these images and set it on another. We could see through these by applying a blending mode or by lowering the opacity. And in this way we can apply specific adjustments to localized areas or if we want to make a global adjustment we could apply something on a little bit of a larger sc...

Introducing transparency
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Introducing transparency provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers

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