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Photoshop for iPad: Photoshop Compositing

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Take your image editing on the go with Photoshop for the iPad. Discover how to create composites and retouch portraits with this powerful mobile app.


  • Photoshop for iPad
1. The Photoshop Interface
  • Opening and creating files
  • Viewing and manipulating layers
  • Selecting and using tools
  • Using menus
  • Using the Selection tool
2. Creating a Photo Montage
  • Opening the background image
  • Selecting the subject
  • Creating a mask from the selection
  • Using the Object Select tool to add a mask
  • Unlinking a layer mask using the Transform Selection tool
  • Adding a new layer and building a floor reflection
  • Adding a window mask
  • Adding a view through the window
  • Adding a window reflection
  • Patching the power strips
  • Adding a text banner
  • Distorting the text
  • Adjusting the color of a layer
  • Making adjustments based on selections
3. Creating a Beauty Retouch
  • Removing blemishes and coloring shadows
  • Boosting contrast with a Levels adjustment layer
  • Enhancing colors with a Levels adjustment layer
  • Painting translucent effects with an adjustment layer
  • Adding selective tinting effects
  • Painting skin tones with low opacity
  • Adding realistic coloring effects
  • Adding a background
  • Adding lighting effects
  • Next steps

Taught by

Steve Caplin


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