chapter  5
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Combining Images: Working with Layers and Layer Masks

This chapter shows how to combine and create multi-picture documents using the power of layers. Layers allow you to combine several images – each stacked one above the other – in a single document. The biggest advantage of layers is that they allow you to put elements on top of on another without destroying what’s underneath. But, as we shall see,

the advantages of using layers go far beyond that.