Make Layer Masks The Easy Way

Adobe really did its research for the release of Photoshop CS4, bundling together all the useful 'stuff' designers regularly use. A great example of this is masking tools.

In the past, you would have to go into various filters and menus to edit and refine your masks, be it for the most straightforward cutout or more complex density masks - but not anymore. In this tutorial I'll show you just how easy masking images has become through the new Masks menu, and how you can shave hours of frustrating detail work off your creative day.

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