How Do I Create This Effect?

I know this is probably simple, but i can't seem to figure it out... How do i get the clear strip of black across the pictures I'm editing? :banghead: <----- what I've been doing the last couple of days.... Thanks for the help :)
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your question needs more defining,not sure what you mean. Are you referring to a transparent watermark?


Dear Departed Guru and PSG Staff Member
black bar.JPG Here you go.


Former Member
Defo overlay used, notice how the colors have deepened via saturation of applying the overlay.