Exercise 5.1. Finding a single set of images that can be used to accurately demonstrate all blending modes is a difficult task. The choice made in Using Blending Modes is not ideal. Find a better set of images for this demonstration.
Exercise 5.2. Creating a uniform sky is often the most difficult part of panorama construction. Explore solutions to the problems seen in Figure 5-34. Adjust the layer mask before merging the layers or touch up the final result using the Smudge tool, for example.
Exercise 5.3. The photograph shown in Figure 5-43 contains two potted plants with large leaves, which might look nice in front of the subject instead of behind her. Devise a method to do this.
Exercise 5.4. Using the concepts demonstrated in