Jan. 18th, 2008

auronlu: (butterflies)
I have been trying to understand layer masking. I still don't. All the tutorials say things like, "Make a fill layer with #2abc31, set opacity to 50%, and use overlay," and I say, "But why? What effect are you pushing for here?" So I fall back on, "try various layer modes at random and fiddle with the sliders."



Results are mixed, as you see.

Previews:



Clickie for the whole set )


Credits for ye masks, textures, and brushes used in this set go to: [livejournal.com profile] meleada, [livejournal.com profile] arisubox, [livejournal.com profile] astarte59, [livejournal.com profile] webgoddess, [livejournal.com profile] sanami276, [livejournal.com profile] colorfilter, [livejournal.com profile] quebelly, [livejournal.com profile] miss_snoopy, [livejournal.com profile] neke, [livejournal.com profile] theoicons, and Rainharbor/Bruno's Honeypot.


ETA: Oh, right. Feel free to nab; please credit.

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