Articles: Layer Masks

The right way to approach adjustment layer masks

So many people do it the long and difficult way.

Some layer mask tricks

Some handy time-savers for your Photoshop workflow.

The role of masks when cloning

The Clone Tool and layer masks go hand-in-hand.

Luminosity selections

Make a mask based on the brightness of the tones in your image.

"Extract then copy" vs "Copy then extract"

When making composites, don't do it in the wrong order.


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