MAsk text into image elements Photoshop CC


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Masking text into image elements

In this movie I'll show you how to mask the logo so it appears behind the model's head. I've created this mask in advance for you and you can check it out by switching to the Channels panel, which you can get by clicking on the Channels tab just to the right of Layers. Or if you prefer you can go to the Window menu and choose the Channels command. Notice in addition to the red, green, and blue channels that make up the composite RGB image, we also have an additional, so called alpha channel, called half mask, and you can go ahead and click on it to switch to it. And I'll explain what's going on here in a moment, but notice that I lost interest in the mask at a certain point, that's why it's called half mask.

And I really didn't have to go any farther than this because all I needed to do was mask away the model's hair and her face and her arm and elbow and so forth, because those are the only elements that stick up into the logo. Now I'm not going to document h...

Masking text into image elements
Video duration: 6m 14s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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Masking text into image elements provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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