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Photoshop Tip: Detach a mask

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Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
November 6, 2012

A quick tip for moving masks in Photoshop

Detach a mask

By clicking on the small link symbol between the mask and the layer thumbnail, an image can be repositioned to a different area.

This is useful if you plan on creating a frame around an image, for example, whereby you need to move the image and not the mask.

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