9. Advanced Compositing

Lesson overview

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to do the following:

Apply and edit Smart Filters.

Use the Liquify filter to distort an image.

Apply color effects to selected areas of an image.

Apply filters to create various effects.

Use the History panel to return to a previous state.

Upscale a low-resolution image for high-resolution printing.


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