ill start with refining the quality of a selection.first ill select all the clouds with the magic wand tool. then ill add a mask layer ill go to the layer menu then select new fill layer then solid color then ill name it red.because he has a different version i wasn’t able to do the last image.
now ill be adding clouds to the composition.ill start with my image from the last movie ill switch to the rectangular marquee tool. then ill make sure the clouds layer is active and then right click inside the image window and select duplicate layer then ill change the document to sky full of stars. and switch to that image then ill center align the canvas ill use the cmd+a shortcut to base align then ill select the middle horizontal icon then ill command click on the layer mask for the sky. and i will use the vertical alignment options ill select align bottom edges.then ill deselect the image by using the shortcut cmd+d. then ill go to the edit menu and select free transform. then ill right click on the clouds and choose flip horizontal then ill select the up arrow key till the little cloud at the top of my image is gone. the x value is change to 1480 and the y value is 200 then ill select enter to accept changes. then ill select the mars layer then go to the windows menu the choose the adjustment command to bring the adjustment panel up the ill option click on brightness and contrast ill name the layer darker and select ok. then ill change the brightness value to -50 and the contrast to 100 and then ill select the icon in the lower left side that stop from the brightness and contrast effecting all layers below it.
next ill enhance the drama of your scene. first ill option click and drag on the darker layer and drag it to the top of the layers so that it is first and again it is effecting every layer so i will bring up the properties panel and select the clipping tool to keep that from happening.ill the change the brightness value to -100 then ill option click on the first icon in the second row of the adjustments panel then name the layer yellower then ill select ok the select the targeted adjustment tool and change saturation of +30 and the hue value to a +10. now ill select the landscape layer to make it active then ill choose the image menu and choose the adjustment and choose shadow and highlights.ill turn on the show more options box and then ill change the shadow amount value to 77% and the radius to 200, next ill change the highlights amount to 33 and its radius to 200, and change the color value to 0% ill then choose the fx icon and select garden overlay and then select the gradient bar ill double click the box and change the hue, saturation,and brightness to twenty i got rid of the white box and changed the blend mode to multiply i change the angle value to a -90 i made the scale value 50 and the opacity 5.