Understanding Photoshop Layers

Stephanie Bryan Photography - Understanding Photoshop Layers

Yesterday I shared a video detailing the Photoshop tool bar and how the various tools work! If you haven't checked it out yet, click over to this post to read more! There's also a "tool bar cheat sheet" to help you navigate through Photoshop! Understanding the tool bar is the first step in tackling Photoshop!

One of the awesome things about Photoshop is that you can work on layers. This means you can apply an effect to a very specific area by either masking off where you DON'T want the effect to occur, or by inverting your effect and applying it directly to a particular area! 

Today, I thought I would do a quick little video sharing with you the ins and outs of the layers palette in Photoshop. Once you get the hang of it, using layers is so easy and can really help with editing! Check out the video below to learn more! 

Be sure to check back tomorrow for more Photoshop editing fun!! 


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