Making the flesh mask


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Making the flesh mask

Now that we've created the difference mask using the Calculations command and we have enhanced the contrast using an arbitrary map that we've applied using the Curves command. We are ready to take this rough Mask this approximation of the mask, here, to turn it into a real mask that outlines all of the Flesh tones, so specifically the hand because we really don't have too much information to work with where the pen is concerned. So steps one and two are going to apply the Burn and Dodge tools in that order actually. And then we're going to apply the Gaussian Blur Filter and then we're going to turn around and apply Levels and that should give us the final Flesh mask here.

I am working inside of a catch-up document called Difference mask.psd. You can open it from the 16_Tough_Stuff folder if you want to and then switch to the Difference channel. I am going to go ahead make a copy of this channel and I am going to call it Flesh Mask since that's what it's goin...

Making the flesh mask
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Making the flesh 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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Photoshop
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