Quick Tip for Compositing in Photoshop

On this quick video photographer Glyn Dewis shows how to make the foreground and background elements match and create a more believable composition in Photoshop.

Dewis demonstrates a very very simple way to make the composited part look more realistic just by reducing its opacity level to 90%. Sound strange but it actually works (well this is obviously depending on your two or more composites but at least in the example it seems to do the job.

Make sure you check out more of our videos on compositing techniques (there are tons of tricks and tips) for combining different images together by some of the best photoshop experts on the web.

You can find many more Photoshop video tutorials on LensVid’s Photoshop section.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of LensVid.com. He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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