The Daily Texture for 01/21/2016
Today's Daily Texture is a bold mix of reds paired with winter blues. I used this fun texture with one of my cardinal photos. The poor little guy was missing his tail, and I thought he deserved to be showcased! I put him off to the left side, leaving empty space on the right for interest. I used the texture as a background, and also placed it on top in multiply layer mode at 20% just to tone down the brightness a little and to allow him to pick up some of the color from the texture.
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I have found a number of great video tutorials over the years on working with masking, layers and working with textures in photography. These are some of the ones I've watched which I recommend:
• Blend Modes & Masking in Paint Shop Pro
• Photoshop Tutorial: Layers and Layer Masks for Beginners
• Remask for Beginners by Topaz Labs
• Remask 4 Tutorial by Topaz Labs
• Layer Masking in Photoshop With Textures
• A Breakdown of Blending Modes | Photoshop Tutorial by Aaron Nace