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Photoshop CS3: Essential Skills by Philip Andrews, Mark Galer

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montage projects

images

Chris Mollison

essential skills

~   Use Quick Mask mode, alpha channels and layer masks to create a simple montage.

~   Create a simple montage using layer blend modes.

~   Use the Pen Tool to create a smooth-edged mask.

~   Use channel masking and a blend mode for a perfect hair transplant.

~   Replace a sky and massage the tonality and color for a seamless result.

~   Preserve the shadows of a subject and create realistic motion blur.

~   Create a panoramic image using the Photomerge filter.

Layer masks – Project 1

A common task in digital image editing is to strip out the subject and place it against a new background – the ...

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