On 04/20/2011 11:20 AM, Richard Gitschlag wrote:
> ... elision by patrick ...
> More specifically, on the Layers menu, select "Add Layer Mask", with full
> opacity (white), then click on the mask icon from the Layers toolbox (it will
> appear next to the source layer) and start painting on it like you would any
> grayscale surface. (You can toggle the "Show Layer Mask" option any time you
> want to see exactly what the mask layer by itself looks like.) You can keep
> it this way for working, or when finished, select "Apply Layer Mask" to
> transfer the layer mask into the source layer's alpha channel.
What a beautiful elegant description. Clear and complete. Nice writing.
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