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Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
In today's lesson of our continuing Lifehacker Night School series, digital artist Matt Kohr explains how to make better use of layers in your digital works of art.
As one colour approaches another there's always a blended transition. Even if your subject is painted a single colour it will have lighter and darker areas. Because colour is affected by light and form, it has a huge amount of variation. Even a sheet of white paper seen on a cloudy day contains a gradation subtle colours.
In lesson one of our Digital Painting 101 series, we got comfortable drawing digitally. In today's lesson, we're going to dig into the meat of Photoshop painting: the brush and eraser tools.