Smart Filter and mAsk Photoshop CC


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Smart filtering and masking

In the previous movie, I introduced the topic of how we can sharpen our images in more intelligent ways. By working with smart filters. And we went through the process of converting our layer to a smart object layer. Then we selected a filter, which was smart sharpen, which we've applied here. We talked about how we can double-click the filter name to reopen the filter dialog and then change the amount or radius or noise, any of those settings, and then click OK in order to apply them.

Well, at this point, we're halfway through the process of working on this image and here I want to finish this file off and in order to do that we'll talk about a few things. One is blending modes, opacity and then also masking. Now you can scale the effect back or lower the opacity or change the blending mode by clicking on the icon right here, to the right of the filter name. It's kind of tough to see but hopefully you can see it's that icon right there. Double click that icon and what it will do is...

Smart filtering and masking
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Smart filtering and masking provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CC for Photographers: Sharpening

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