Softening a displacement map


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Softening a displacement map

All right, so a brief recap, we went ahead and applied this stone to this guys face using the Overlay Blend mode along with a few other settings. And then we created a displacement map in the form of the fellows Blue Channel and we attempted to use that displacement map in order to wrap the stone around the contours of his flesh, but it didn't really work out right. So we are going to make some modifications, in this exercise we are going to make some modifications to that displacement map in order to make it work better for our purposes. So here is the displacement map, now here is the thing, you created this displacement map, its called JCE -- if you named it the same thing, I named it in the previous exercise, it's called JCE Blue.psd and it's found inside the 18 Displace Maps folder. But you will have had to perform that exercise for this image to exist. It's a gray scale image if you followed along with me properly and now we are going to change it.

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Softening a displacement map
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Softening a displacement map 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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