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Layer Masks for Beginners

via CreativeLive


Using Layer Masks is one of the keys to success in Adobe® Photoshop®. We’ll start at square one and work through all the key aspects of creating, editing and using Layer Masks.

Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CC 2017


  • Class Introduction
  • Why Not Erase or Delete?
  • Add a Mask
  • Make a Mask From a Selection
  • Select & Mask
  • Automatic Masks
  • The Magic of Overlay
  • Mask with Paste Into
  • Select & Mask Button
  • Clipping Masks
  • Mask with Properties Panel
  • Useful Shortcuts with Masks

Taught by

Dave Cross

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