I am wondering if anyone could provide some advice on how to create a background hero image like Netflix (gradient dark starting from the left side of the image) has on their homepage. What I am struggling with is to create a similar effect in photoshop.

Any tips?

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Grab the Gradient Tool

Select the Black to Transparent gradient from the Control Bar
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Add a new layer above your photo and click-drag from the left edge to create the gradient.

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