Creating Spot Channels


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1. Choose Window > Channels to display the Channels palette.

2. To fill a selected area with a spot color, make or load a selection.

3. Choose New Spot Channel from the Channels palette menu.

4. Click the color box, and choose a color from a solid Pantone color library. The channel automatically takes the name of that color. Your selection will fill with the new spot color.

5 Click OK.

You may also add color areas to the image using any of the painting tools.

6. Save the file using the Photoshop (.psd) file format.

 

 

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