This Photoshop tutorial covers Collaging – Merging 2 images with a layer mask. You will learn how to seamlessly blend 2 images together, using the layer masks
This Photoshop tutorial
covers Collaging – Merging 2 images with a layer mask. You will learn how to
seamlessly blend 2 images together, using the layer masks
First thing you will need is 2 images. Make sure they are both in the
We will want to combine both images into 1 document.
Now select the move tool “V” key.
Drag one image into the other window and a new layer will be created
Tip: To center the new image in the window hold down the Shift key while
The Layer Mask
Click on the add layer mask button
This will create a new layer mask. A layer mask is transparent. When
Press the “G” key to select the gradient tool. Make sure the
Select linear gradient and foreground to background.
Now drag the gradient diagonally across the image.
You can see the gradient in the layer thumbnail and the result on the
Tip: You may also use any of the brush tools on the mask. Black will
For an interesting variation change the layer blending mode to multiply.