Masking Smart Filters


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Masking Smart Filters

In these next couple of exercises, we're going to explore filter masks. Now, I've got open that same image from the previous exercise, Large filter comp.psd, which is the larger version of the image with three Smart Filters assigned. Now notice right there, there is our filter mask, this guy right there. It's created, by default; there is no way to turn it off so that it doesn't come up, by default. I wish there was an option because often times, I wish it wasn't there. We'll see why. But for now, what I want to is I want to take these three filters and I want to relegate them to the darkest details inside the image, i.e. the shadow details, because that's where the real action is happening. The light details out in this area, in this area as well. That's where we don't have much in the way of stuff that we want to sharpen. We just have the hairs, and the pores, and that kind of stuff. It's the dark details that contain the actual wonderful det...

Masking Smart Filters
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Masking Smart Filters provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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