Recent content by Shane Slater

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    Applying layer mask to just one layer

    That is excellent, thank you!
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    Applying layer mask to just one layer

    Hi guys, very new here. In this screenshot i'm basically trying to make the hands fade, as they are (done using layer mask and gradient tool), but then having the mask apply only to the hands. The aim is to have something in the background and not having the hands transparent to it, and the...
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    Fading the edges of a shape!

    Its just this very simple shape for now. It's likely i'll be exploring this further so if you have the time could you explain the different ways also? Many thanks!
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    Fading the edges of a shape!

    I'm trying to fade the edges (not centre) of a shape which i have done so far through layer masking with the gradient tool and then inverting the mask. It is rather difficult however to centre the gradient properly so that it fades out equally in each direction. Is there an easier way to do this?
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    Problem with layering

    Woo! thankyou :)
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    Problem with layering

    Hi guys, i'm sure there's probably an easy trick to this, i just can't figure it. I'm wondering how, if i have 3 layers, how do i make the third layer below the first, whilst still above the second? Here is an example of what i mean I basically want it so the green line overlaps the black...
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