Thanks guys! That's what I was looking for.
On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 4:59 AM, Patrick Horgan <phorg...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> 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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