Day 29-33

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to do the following:

  • Create a mask to remove a subject from a background.
  • Refine a mask to include complex edges.
  • Create a quick mask to make changes to a selected area.
  • Edit a mask using the Masks panel.
  • Manipulate an image using Puppet Warp.
  • Save a selection as an alpha channel.
  • View a mask using the Channels panel.
  • Load a channel as a selection.

Assignment 6.1

  1. Inside of your Computer Graphics folder, create another new folder titled Lesson 6.
  2. Now go to this folder and make a copy of the following file:
    • 06Start.psd
    • Horse.psd
  3. Move them into your Lesson 6 folder.
  4. Read through Lesson 6.
  5. Complete the yellow highlighted steps in Adobe Photoshop.
  6. When prompted to use a keyboard combination, be sure to use the ONSCREEN KEYBOARD within your virtual machine as shown below:

Assignment 6.2

  1. Make a copy of this Google Document, rename it to Lesson 6 Study Guide-(your initials), and move it into your Lesson 6 folder.
  2. Complete the study guide as directed.

Assignment 6.3

  1. Navigate to your Lesson 6 folder inside of your Computer Graphics folder.  Your folder should have the following files in it:
    • 06Start.psd
    • Horse.psd
    • Original6.psd
    • 06Working.psd
    • HorseShadow.psd
    • After6.psd
    • Lesson 6 Study Guide
  2. Single-click your Lesson 6 folder and then click on the Share button.  When prompted, enter your teacher’s email address and click Send.