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  • Fill or Opacity, what is the difference?

    Hi there, I am new to retouch Pro. I have never known what the difference is between adjusting the fill or opacity sliders on adjustment/ layers. Perhaps I'm blind but they seem to do pretty similar things. Can anyone explain the difference?

    Thanks

    Stephen

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    Re: Fill or Opacity, what is the difference?

    http://creativebits.org/photoshop/fi...y_in_ps_layers

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    • #3
      Re: Fill or Opacity, what is the difference?

      Basically opacity controls everything on the layer. Fill controls everything but the layer styles (shadows, stroke, bevel emboss, etc.)

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        Re: Fill or Opacity, what is the difference?

        thanks Flexmanta - I would of never of figured that out.

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