Protect details with an edge mask Photoshop CS6


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Protecting details with an edge mask

In this movie, I'll show you how to create an Edge Mask. In our case, we'll be using it to protect the so-called edges, that is, the good detail inside this image. For example, I'll go ahead and turn Dust & Scratches off, it's very important to you do this if you're working along with me, it may take a moment for Photoshop to re-render the filters and you'll see that those little hairs along a forward leg comeback and we have better detail inside the face and elsewhere as well. So we need to be able to mask away the effects of these filters, so we can retrieve that good information.

So with Dust & Scratch is off you want to switch over to the Channels panel and then go ahead and grab your detail channel which is the green channel and drag it and drop it onto the little page icon at the bottom of the panel and that goes ahead and creates a copy of that channel, so we can transform it into a mask. I'll go ahead and rename this channel edge ma...

Protecting details with an edge mask
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Protecting details with an edge mask provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Photoshop Camera Raw
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