Wrapping the background around the text


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Wrapping the background around the text

Welcome to the last exercise in this entire series, the last exercise in Photoshop CS3 Channels and Masks Advanced Techniques. And this is an advanced technique, folks; once you master displacement maps, you have mastered a lot; you are in a rarefied group of people, believe in me. So we are going to have to generate a displacement map and apply it to this credit card image here. The name of this particular image, if you want to join me, is called Lit letters.psd. It's found inside the 18_displamaps folder and I am going to go ahead and switch over to channels palette and we need to take this GBlur 16 Alpha channel right here and convert it into a displacement map.

And here is how we are going to do it. First of all, we need to copy this Alpha channel to a new image and you can do that either by dragging the channel on to the little Page icon and pressing and holding the Alt key or the Option key and then releasing the mouse button, or let's go and try a different way. You can go...

Wrapping the background around the text
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Wrapping the background around the text 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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Photoshop
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