Roughing in an object mask


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Roughing in an object mask

Where this project is concerned we have successfully selected the flesh of the hand and masked it as well, but we still have to do the fountain pen which is, of course, unrealistically translucent at this point in time. I am working inside of a catch-up document called hand and circuits.psd that's found inside the 16 Tough Stuff folder. And you can see by the way that this top layer which is called hand only conveys the hand information. If I were to turn Off the Shadow information this is what that layer looks like.

So the Shadow Layer is providing a lot of additional details really bolstering not only bolstering the shadows inside of the background, but it's also bolstering the shadows inside of the selected foreground image as well. Now we do need to add the pen to the selection. So what I am going to suggest is that we go ahead and get rid of the layer mask that we've created so far because it's not complete. It was useful to see it so that we can see that the flesh...

Roughing in an object mask
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Roughing in an object mask provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Channels & Masks: Advanced Techniques

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Design Photography
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