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Chapter 6. LAYERS ARE YOUR FRIENDS > WORKING WITH LAYERS

WORKING WITH LAYERS

Life without layers would be very one dimensional, static, inflexible, and just not worth getting out of bed for in the morning. Layers let you experiment, explore, and change your mind over and over again—all in an effort to perfect an image.

Layers are planes of image information you can move left, right, around, or up and down in the layer stack; change the density and effect of using layer opacity, blending modes, and advanced blending; vary the shape and size of; and fine-tune the visibility using layer masks.


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