Shading with layer effects


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Shading with layer effects

I've saved my progress as Clipped irises.psd, so called because the irises comprise a series of layers that are all blended together using a Clipping Mask. Now, I am going to scroll down the list a little bit here to this layer, darker whites. Incidentally, I don't really need this irises layer anymore, these are the old irises. I am going to get rid of them by clicking on the layer and pressing the Backspace key or the Delete key on the Mac, that just throws the layer away, very easy to do. Now I am going to go to darker whites, because notice that the whites of the eyes are hyper illuminated behind the irises.

So I need to darken them up, and I did that using this darker whites layer. So again, I went ahead and created a new layer. This time, by the way, I used the Lasso tool, actually the Polygonal Lasso tool in order to draw a selection outline inside of the black area of the eye. So in other words, right where she has got that mascara. Then I went ahead and used a few command...

Shading with layer effects
Video duration: 8m 10s 26h 24m Intermediate Updated Aug 31, 2010

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

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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