Refine, filter, and blend Photoshop Masking


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Refine, filter, and blend

In this exercise, we're going to finish off our composition by manually enhancing the mask and then applying some blending modifications. Let's start things off by Alt+ Clicking or Option+Clicking on the Layer Mask Thumbnail there in the Layers Panel and I'm going to zoom in on this guy's head and you can see that we have some problems around his face. So I'll grab the Brush Tool which I can get by pressing the B key of course. Right-click inside the Image window, let's take that Hardness value down to 0% and then I'm going to increase the size of my cursor by pressing the Right Bracket key a few times.

Press the X key to make sure my foreground color is Black and then I'll paint along the edges. Made a big huge mistake, I forgot to change the Blend Mode. So I'll press Ctrl+Z or Command+Z on the Mac. Press Shift+Alt+O or Shift+Option+O in order to switch the Mode to Overlay and then try painting again, and that provides us with much better results of co...

Refine, filter, and blend
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Refine, filter, and blend provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop Masking and Compositing: Advanced Blending

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Design
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Photoshop
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