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Photoshop CS4 for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide by Peter Lourekas, Elaine Weinmann

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7. Layer Basics

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The beauty of assigning various parts of a document to layers is that you can edit them individually—maybe some text on one layer, a silhouetted shape on another, and an overall background image behind. An image can contain only one Background (note the ...

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