Making shadows with Levels


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Making shadows with Levels

In this exercise, we're going to take this image right here and we're going to give it some shadows, because some shadows would be nice. And I've gone ahead and saved my changes for far as Mixed channels.psd and we're going to add another adjustment layer. This is going to be a Levels adjustment layer and I just want to give you a little bit of advice and give you a sense that we're building things in the right order. So even though you're working with adjustment layer, and sometimes adjustment layers are portrayed as if you can do anything you want. It's all non-destructive, it's a free-for-all, any order is fine and that's just not true.

So even though they're non-destructive in a sense that you can turn them off and you can turn it back on and the underlying has it really been changed and you can change your settings any time you like without harming the image or any penalty whatsoever. Here's the thing though; when you start heaping adjus...

Making shadows with Levels
Video duration: 7m 5s 20h 57m Intermediate

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Making shadows with Levels 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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