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Photoshop Tool Tips: Working with Masks

Time-saving tips on using masks in Photoshop.

1. Introduction (1:14)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction (1:14) 1:14 FREE!
  2. Masks 101 (2:53) 2:53 FREE!
  3. Duplicate, Hide, and Invert Masks (7:15) 7:15 FREE!
  4. Luminosity Mask (2:40) 2:40 FREE!
  5. Refine Mask (4:56) 4:56 FREE!
  6. Conclusion (:20) :20 FREE!

Video Details

Define, use, and refine masks in Photoshop. Instructor Helen Bradley's tips will help you manipulate masks quickly and successfully. She also introduces a new tool for refining masks that could greatly benefit your Photoshop workflow.

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Helen Bradley
Expatriate Australian photographer and digital photo editing columnist, Helen Bradley, has been working with Photoshop since version 6. Her articles on photography and Photoshop have appeared in magazines as diverse as Digital Camera UK,, Digital Photography Buyers Guide,, Digital Camera Essentials, Digital Photo Effects, Better Digital Magazine, Australasian Camcorder Magazine, PC Update, PC User magazine and Helen blogs at