1. Pipsmom

    New Project Guidance needed

    I have a project in mind for three 1800's photos and need a little advice on the simplest way to achieve this...I have in my mind what I want it to look like but don't know the steps how to achieve it..:banghead: ............Highly ambitious for a beginner with just basic knowledge but one must...
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    Photoshop CS3 Layer Mask Density Option

    Hello everyone, I need some help finding this option, if it even exists. Does PS CS3 have a Layer Mask Density option? I have a Layer Mask that is solid black, but wanted to change the density level. If CS3 does not have the option, is there an alternative?
  3. C

    Layer Effects in MockUp Template for Logos

    I bought a mockup template to use for my logos that would be going in a portfolio on my website. My logos is black and red. I brought my logo into the template but don't know how to manipulate the layer effects to get the color for my logo. Below is how my logo looks and a screenshot of the...
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    3D - Merged Layer Alignment

    Hi guys & gals, When I merge a new layer (3d object) to my 3d working environment photoshop resets the ground plane to the new layer. Which means I have to re-align my whole workspace (often many layers) to the new ground plane. This is impossible with a large build. Is there a way to merge the...
  5. T

    Brushes + Threshold + Different Colors?

    Howdy folks! My first time here at these forums. I'm a print/textile/graphic designer and I haven't seen an answer to this question anywhere on the webs. This is sort of a complicated question. I'll do my best to ask it in a comprehensible way. I love the hard edges and visual effect of the...
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    Adjustment Layer Help

    IM scanning some old 35mm Slides into my PC, and would like to put a little "Modern" touch to them, eg de-saturate the background in this pic, its been a while since I did this sort of thing so if you folks could assist me, I know I have to create an adjustment layer, then desaturate that layer...
  7. TripleYoThreat

    Gold 'Trajan Color' Font Outline On Object

    Hi, hope you're doing well! I have this that I am working on. I love Trajan Color's gold look. It is gold on one side and darker on the other. Looks amazing. I was trying to get that crisp outline on the hand, so I tried making a huge text layer with very little tracking to create a...
  8. M

    Batch Automation Automatic continuous number sequence in the text layer in multiple files

    Hello everyone, I have 600 PSD files in which need continuous numbering in defined text layer in the format xxx-xxx from xxx-001 in the first file to xxx-600 in last file. Is there any way to do it automatically? I am using Photoshop CC 2017 I tried create data-driven graphics, but as I am new...
  9. R

    How to "Vector Mask" layer effect such as Outer Glow?

    I want to hide a small part of the outer glow of a text. I tried vector mask but it is not working. Outer glow can pass through the vector mask! I know there are a lot of workarounds such as rasterize the layer before erasing the glow / create layer style / etc. But I don't want that, I want...
  10. G

    How to Merge visible & duplicate layer

    Hi I have been studying a written tutorial(video tutorial is no longer available), and several times it says "Merge visible & duplicate layer". Could someone explain how to go about it. Thanks ganbee :question:
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    Scaled layer image quality

    Hi guys, i scaled down a layer, but later i need to scale it up back But when i do this the layer wont have the quality it used to have first time So is there a way to protect, keep the quality of a layer which is scaled down? i made an example to explain it better in first image the layer...
  12. Z

    Photoshop Selection Glitch?

    So i was working on something in photoshop and i made a line with the pen tool then used the stroke feature to highlight it, i decided to delete it and made a new layer, i tried to paint this layer black but somehow i can only paint over this line even though i dont have it selected. Does anyone...
  13. T

    Photoshop help!!

    Hello everyone! I have been fighting with photoshop and searching Google trying to find an answer to my problem. I have a photo and I am trying to make frequency layers and every time that I try to put a gaussian blur on a layer it keeps affecting EVERY layer, above and below. I can't seem to...
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    How to get this photoshop image on a transparent background?

    I've been following this tutorial here: and I managed to get a nice final result but I would like to have this on a transparent background instead of black. I have also tried to work on a transparent layer in the first place and make an additional...
  15. Y

    Clicking on animation frame no longer shows the visible layer in my layers window.

    Using photoshop CS3 Been working with animation lately. When I first started animating in PS, whenever I clicked on a frame of animation in the animation window, I could look at my layers window and see that only the layer that corresponded to the frame of animation was toggled visible, the...
  16. M

    Curves To Levels?

    Greetings everyone, I just landed here for the first time. :wave: I just had a quick question on curves. I normally work with levels and someone sent me a file with a curves color adjustment layer in it. I have been struggling with trying to see if I can somehow convert or reverse engineer the...
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    How to View Original Colors While Using Layer Styles in PhotoShop

    Hi, I have a logo mockup for my logos. The mockup uses layer styles (stroke, inner shadow, color overlay, gradient overlay, and drop shadow. I brought my original logo (which is an Illustrator file into PhotoShop). The logo is black and red. I pasted into the psb file. When I saved the file the...
  18. A

    Best way to give a stone obelisk some definition

    hey guys I am trying to put some carved text onto a floating stone tablet I am wondering what are some ways to give the stone obelisk kinda thing some definition. I have tried a number of common ways and combinations of blending modes and they don't seem to my satisfaction. I tried doing it in...
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    layer filled with gradient: the thumbnail shows the gradient and the image is tranpar

    Hello, I am newbie in photoshop I created a layer that I filled with a gradient. While the layer thumbnail shows the good gradient image, the main image is transparent. I noticed also that the rgb chanels thumbnail are transparent. How can I make the gradient color appear on the main image ...
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    Need help with having a layer only go over another layer and delete the rest of it

    Hello Photoshop Gurus, Newbie here, probably really simple but I cannot seem to figure this out, I want to have only one part of a layer go over another, and delete the rest of the layer, Here are some pictures of what I mean: I want the selection to only go over the V and the surrounding...