As you may know, August is Mastering Mask’s Month here at Topaz and we have been working all month to provide new webinars, tutorials and educational material (in addition to the User’s Guide) to help smooth the ReMask learning curve for you. I have created a compilation of the various ReMask resources so you can easily see and access them. Whether you’re a Photoshop novice or guru, you will still pick a few things up from the following Topaz ReMask educational resources.
ReMask Quick Start Guide (pdf) – Already know the masking basics? Learn the essentials and jump right into the ReMask workflow.
ReMask Users Guide (pdf) – Get detailed information on all of the tools and features of ReMask.
ReMask Shortcut Keys (pdf) – Learn the shortcut key is ReMask that can help speed up your workflow.
Intro to Masking and ReMask
Masking Explored(Blog Article) – New to Masking? This is the best place to begin! Explore the what and why’s of masking, and learn more about ReMask’s powerfully simple tools that make masking easy.
Masking Made Easy(Webinar Archive) – Join Topaz Expert Greg Rostami as he demonstrates the easy use of ReMask. If you are new to ReMask or searching for an easier and faster masking solution, you don’t want to miss this presentation.
ReMask 3 Overview (video) – Greg gives a intro on how Topaz ReMask works 3 and demonstrates the new tools. He also shows the process for doing a basic mask and also a tree and a veil.
ReMask: The Basics (pdf) – The complete beginner’s guide to using ReMask. If you don’t know how to use layer masks in Photoshop, start here.
ReMask 3 Overview (video) – Greg demonstrates how you can use ReMask to mask hair.
Advanced / Masking Specifics
ReMask: Veil & Transparency Tutorial (pdf) – A tutorial that demonstrates the best ways to mask veils.
ReMask: Tree Masking Tutorial (pdf) – A tutorial that demonstrates the best ways to mask trees.
Blending and Merging (pdf) – A tutorial that helps you beyond the mask. Learn more about the Photoshop tools that you can use to add in a new background and blend your image elements.
Selective Adjustments with ReMask (pdf) – ReMask makes it easy to isolate elements in an image for selective adjustments. This tutorial quickly highlights some of the things that you can do.
Mastering ReMask for Landscape Images (Webinar Archive) – Learn how to quickly and realistically replace that boring sky for a better one using the advanced controls in Topaz ReMask.
Tips and Tricks
Topaz ReMask Workflow Tips (Blog Article) – Ashely explores Eric’s original best practices and adds some new tips to help you improve your masking technique and workflow.
Simple Masks with ReMask & PS Selection Tools (Webinar Archive) – Follow along as Topaz Expert Greg Rostami demonstrates his streamlined and simple way to create masks using Topaz ReMask and the selection tools found in Photoshop.
Non-Destructive Masking/Using Layer Masks (Blog Article) – A tutorial that shows you how to mask your image without actually cutting your image (a non-destructive workflow).
Saving a Mask in Progress (Blog Article) – A tutorial that shows you how to save a mask that is in progress so that you can return to it later.
Speed Up the Masking Workflow (Blog Article) – A tutorial that shows you how to speed up your ReMask workflow.
Create Clipping Paths (Blog Article) – A tutorial that shows you how use ReMask and Photoshop to create clipping paths.
Selective Adjustments using ReMask (Webinar Archive) – A quick tip webinar that shows you how use ReMask for selective adjustments.
Merging and Blending for a Natural Composition (Webinar Archive) – A “after-the-masking- tutorial that gives you helpful tips on merging and bleniding your masked image with a new background.