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Old 11-15-2003, 12:21 AM
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Question Adjustment Layer & Layer Set

I have a file that has a two layer sets and a background layer. I would like to apply an adjustment layer to the entire "top" layer set, but not have it impact the "bottom" layer set or the background layer.

Is there a way to limit an adjustment layer to impact only the layers within a layer set, and not all layers below in the stack?

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Old 11-15-2003, 08:06 AM
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From the PS help file:

"if you choose a blending mode other than Pass Through for the layer set, none of the adjustment layers or layer blending modes inside the layer set will apply to layers outside the set."
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Old 11-15-2003, 05:03 PM
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Thanks! I guess I hadn't noticed that a layer set could have a blending mode -- I was just looking at the individual layers inside the set.

This is exactly what I was looking for.

Thanks again,
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