Shading with color


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Shading with color

In this exercise we're going to paint in some colorful shading and colorful highlights as well using the Mixer Brush, which is quite the flexible tool inside Photoshop CS5. I've saved my progress as Shaded metallic head.psd. Now the head layer should be active and it should be locked as well, that is the transparency should be locked. What I would like to do now is lift a bright yellow from the image. However, I need to make sure that I'm lifting just a single color; I'm not the least bit interested in lifting some kind of color pattern from the image.

I just want one color at a time. So I'm going to go up here to the Options Bar, my Mixer Brush is still selected, so I'll click on this down pointing arrowhead and I'll choose Load Solid Colors Only. And now I'll press the Alt key or the Option key on a Mac and I'll click in this hot yellow, right next to the robot's hand, in order to make that the active foreground color. And now using my pressure sen...

Shading with color
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Shading with color provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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