Use clipping masks and adjustment layers to change your textures on the fly in Photoshop or Elements to suit your image. It’s easy!
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Video tutorial shows you how to use a Color Overlay or Gradient Overlay Layer Style in Photoshop to create unlimited color variations with a Black and White Texture.
In this video tutorial we use an adjustment layer with a clipping mask in Photoshop to modify a texture without modifying the image below.
Photoshop’s adjustment layers are an essential part of post-processing. They allow you to make changes such as tonal adjustments to your image non-destructively. This tutorial will give you the basics of working with Adjustment Layers.
Fairly advanced Photoshop tutorial showing step by step details to create this painterly Camellia image. The image uses a texture and 3 filters, 2 Topaz Labs filters and the Pixel Bender Oil Paint filter. Also uses layer adjustments, clipping masks, and layer masks.
Learn to be a Layer Ninja with Matt Kloskowski’s book, Layers: The Complete Guide to Photoshop’s Most Powerful Feature (2nd Edition).
The Photoshop transform tool isn’t the best way to re-size your texture to fit your document. Learn a nifty tip for getting perfectly sized and positioned textures every time.
New to working with textures? Here’s a Beginning Tutorial to get you started quickly. Plus there are Two Free Downloads to follow along. A Flower photograph and a Fine Art Grunge Texture.