Photo Illustrations – Layer Modes and Layer Panel Overview

Photo Illustrations

Basic photo illustrations can be achieved in a few steps with use of layer modes and knowledge of the panel.

Table of Contents:

00:16 – Using Bridge to Open Photoshop Layers
01:22 – Overview of layers panel
02:31 – Beginning to compost – the sandwich technique
02:37 – Copying an existing layer
02:42 – Reorder layers
02:54 – Layer Mode overview
03:12 – Selecting layer modes
03:49 – Adjust Opacity to Decrease effect
04:11 – Tips for Composition
05:06 – Save as .tiff or .psd to keep layers