The Daily Texture for 12/28/2015
I had so much fun with yesterday's texture, I decided to make a second one in some different tones. I paired this one with a grizzly bear photo taken at the zoo. After masking away his background to reveal the texture underneath, I duplicated the texture layer and set it to multiply, which darkened things considerably. I liked the way it looked on the bottom, but masked away some of this layer on the top to keep the strong light on the bear.
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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