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Photoshop CS5: Essential Skills by Philip Andrews, Mark Galer

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montage projects

 

 

essential skills

  • Use Quick Mask mode, alpha channels and layer masks to create a simple montage.
  • Use the Pen Tool to create a smooth-edged mask.
  • Create a simple montage using layer blend modes.
  • Merge or blend a graphic with a three-dimensional form using a displacement map.
  • Use Refine Edge, channel masking and a blend mode for a perfect hair transplant.
  • Replace a sky and manipulate the tonality and color for a seamless result.
  • Create a composite image while preserving the subject’s original shadow.
  • Replace the background behind a model while preserving the fine hair detail and the original shadow.

 

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