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Editing Toolbox: Working with Layers for Pet Photographers (5 parts) Part 4

editing toolbox free editing tutorials Jun 10, 2022

By Charlotte Reeves

Layer Masks

Understanding layers is an essential Photoshop skill. We've had so many requests for this topic that I've created a special 5-part Editing Toolbox series focusing on everything you need to know as a pet photographer, about Photoshop layers.

In this fourth episode, we tackle a much-requested topic - how to work with masks in Photoshop. We'll talk about why and when you need to use them, how to use them and an easy mantra you can use to remember how they work. We'll also talk about masking groups, and the one type of mask you don't ever want to use!

Feel free to skip through the video using the chapter links below, or watch from start to finish for a complete overview.

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