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Intensify the Clouds filter with this trick (CS5/CS6/CC/CC 2014)

Inside Photoshop

by Amy Palermo

While the Photoshop Clouds filter isn’t the best choice for rendering clouds, it’s very useful as a springboard for many different artistic techniques. Simply choose Filter > Render > Clouds to fill the layer with a random cloud pattern using your foreground and background colors, as shown in¬†Figure A. But here’s a little tip: To intensify the effect a bit by adding more contrast, press and hold in Windows) as you select the filter, for results similar to¬†Figure B.

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Figure B:
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