9 Advanced Compositing



Monster makeup imagery courtesy of Russell Brown, with illustration by John Connell

Filters can transform ordinary images into extraordinary digital artwork. Smart Filters let you edit those transformations at any time. The wide variety of features in Photoshop lets you be as creative as you want to be.

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 ...

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