Exercise: No. 5
Duration: 1 Day
Due: By end of class
For this exercise you'll be using the channel selection technique to add new backgrounds to three different images.
The type of background is entirely up to you.
Download the Start Files
Work on the files in the sequence they are numbered
Locate the channel that represents the best starting point for your selection
Duplicate that channel
Use whatever tecniques are necessary to form a proper B&W and white channel
Create a selection from your work channel
Tweak the edge of the selection using Refine Edge
Add a new background and save your image
Native Files and web-ready .jpgs
Your best web-ready .jpg
Note: Consolidate your files into a folder before submitting to the Class Folders. Do not include the start files with your submission.
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