today I’m working on photoshop lessons of chapter 10.
Adding a motion blur with the smudge tool.
I went to the channels panel and selected the last channel i then selected the blur tool then began blaring the red over the wing feathers.
Reversing a mask with invert.
first ill open my images, then illl switch back to the layer panel ill double click on the background item ill name the layer bird and select okay.now ill convert to a layer mask.then ill select the q key. and ill right click and duplicate the layer make sure it is sill saved as bird then change the document to long tree psd.
Applying a special-effects filter.
first with my image i want to copy the layer so i don’t destroy the original and ill do that by selecting cmd+option+j and ill change the name to effect. ill then with the effect layer selected go to the image window select the image window then select the adjustments command then brightness/contrast. ill select use legacy on the pop up. then ill crank the brightness up to 100 then ill select okay to apply the change. now ill select filter then filter menus. Then ill select texture then then stained glass texture. ill turn the light intensity down all the way. ill change the border thickness to 6 and the cell size to 34.ill select okay to apply filter ill cmd+z and cmd+f till i find the one that fits the eyes. now i will go to the fx button at the bottom and select stroke. ill change the position to the outside o the bird.
selecting all black lines.
ill select the bird layer then go to the layer menu then select new fill layer ill name it white then change it to white now ill switch to the channels panel.ill turn on quick mask and turn off the rib channel then ill use the eye dropper tool to determine the valued of the darkest piece. then ill go to the image window select adjustments then layers. now ill select the last eyedropper and use it on the darkest tile to change them white but still keep the lines now ill select okay. now ill to the image menu and select adjustments then invert.now ill select the q key to turn off quick mask. now illl return to the layers panel. ill select the effect layer then chose layer menu then need fill layer then solid color then ill name the layer lead next ill change the brightness value to 50%. and now ill undo that step by selecting command z.
expanding and contracting a selection.
here i will start by zooming in around the eye ill go to the select menu then select modify then expand then okay. now ill go to the layer menu then select new fill layer then solid color then ill name this layer lead.