Overlay painting


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Overlay painting

In this exercise, I'm going to show you how to paint inside of an alpha channel to exaggerate the contrast of specific edges so that you can make selective modifications using the Brush tool, and we'll just be painting. We are going to rely on some blend mode automation that's really going to help us out as you will see. I have gone ahead and saved my progress so far as an image called mask in progress.tiff. You saw me do it in the previous exercise those of you who are following along with me here. We need to get from my mask right here inside the Channels palette to Final mask that's where we are eventually going over course within next few exercises but let's start by getting some of these hair details where we want them.

So switch over to my mask and you know what I'm going to do, I'm going to go ahead and call this guy contrast because all we have done is increase the contrast of the mask and then I'll make a duplicate of it and I'll call this on...

Overlay painting
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Overlay painting 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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Photoshop
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