Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Using a filter to add an artistic edge, part of Photoshop CS6: Selections and Layer Masking.
I sometimes like to add a bit of a creative edge to my images. …And I thought with this image, it might work especially well because to me this …image was all about texture and shape. And I thought that a bit of an artistic …edge rather than a straight edge along the outer portion of the image might work …out nicely. The basic approach that I take is to add …white around the edge of the image. But of course, add that white with a …shape that transitions from white to the image with some sort of interesting texture. …And in this case, I'm going to show you how to accomplish that using a filter.…
I'll start off by making a new Image layer. …So at the bottom of the Layers panel, I'll click on the Blank Sheet of paper …icon, the Add New Layer button that will add a new layer. …I'll double-click on the Layer name and I'll give it a new name, I'll just call …this Edge Effect, mostly just so I don't forget why that layer is there. …I'll then create a basic selection, I'm going to use the Rectangular Marque tool. …
- Anti-aliasing and selections
- The case for not feathering selections
- Adding, subtracting, and intersecting
- Inverting a selection
- Mixing and matching selection tools
- Advanced selection techniques
- Creating composite images
- Applying targeted adjustments
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop Masking and Compositing: Fundamentalswith Deke McClelland11h 35m Intermediate
1. Basic Concepts
2. Selection Tools
3. Advanced Selection Techniques
4. Creating Composite Images
5. Applying Targeted Adjustments
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