SOLID - We changed an RGB image into GRAYSCALE (IMAGE > MODE > Grayscale) When you PLACE that image into IN Design or Illustrator you can CONVERT the BLACK into any color in your swatch panel. The white part or FILL of your picture box can also be turned into any color.
CLEAR - If you want the back-ground to be TRANSPARENT you need to change the file to BITMAP. Save OUTPUT to 900 or higher. AND an indexed colored gif will also change color and be transparent.
There are SO MANY Things You Can Do with Effects
You have All your Blending Modes and Effects. Including Basic Feather and THIS one: Gradient Feather which you can put over images. Like below
The entire editorial - DONE!
We will upload to our Google Drive. At the begining of class, the sooner you do this the sooner I mark you IN class.