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Definition of masking of images

The image making of the photograph used for the isolation of any part of a photo. The photographer rest where the edges are not clear or well defined. It may be the whole picture or a mere part of it. The process of image making is a long and tedious process is largely masked by the image and the area.

In particular, the masking of images in Photoshop with the technical cut, used by the death blow, that the floor of the complex shows images of advertising on the site or in catalogs, website, leaflets, brochures, e-trade. The masking of Photoshop is always useful, if only the type of cut, not hair, fur, or translucent or transparent images like glass, feathers, smoke, fire, highlights, lighting, muslin, Silk, muslin, proportions etc.

The masking layer of image masking, alpha masking, channel masking, etc.Knockout, Mask Pro, Fluid Mask is made Photoshop extraction so as to mask an image.

Masking image or masking hair is another technique for changing the background, especially for images that do not have hard edges like glass, hair, etc. Water provides various image masking services. As-

  • Translucent masking
  • Alpha/masking channel
  • masking layer

A vector mask is a mask close to the merge mask except that instead of using a mask in grayscale. The mask will be vector-based because it is based on a plot.

Even if the vector mask is not the most used of Photoshop because the latter is not a software that uses vectors, it is still interesting to know how to use it.

To create a selection with the quick mask use the mask mode. The shape tool is used to delimit the selection.

Enabling Mask Mode

The mask mode is activated with the Q key. Once activated:

  • Colors switch to Black and White
  • The mask icon is active at the bottom of the toolbar
  • Grayed out of the selected layer
  • The operation involves using any fill tool to hide or show areas with the mask created.

image maskingThe most common tool is formed. At any time, you can go back by reversing the foreground/background colors. The shortcut will be the X key. Remember that the black color mask and the white color will show up.

Use of result

When you exit mask mode, by pressing the Q key or by clicking on the icon on the toolbar, the generated selection appears.

With this, several solutions are possible:

  • By switching to the selection tool coupled with the right click, you have access to all options of the tool.
  • On a layer is selected, simply press the delete button the hidden parts can be deleted.
  • On a layer as well, you can create a merge mask. It is a safer method than the preceding one because it is not destructive.

We will discuss this part in detail in another chapter