Share this Page URL

Chapter 10. Photograph: Retouching Portr... > Advanced Skin Softening - Pg. 306

The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Step Six: Hide the Background layer from view by clicking on its Eye icon, and then create a new layer by clicking on the Create a New Layer icon at the bottom of the Layers palette. Click-and-drag this layer to the top of your layer stack. Then, press-and-hold the Option (PC: Alt) key and choose Merge Visible from the Layers palette's flyout menu. This creates a flattened version of your document in your new layer.