Create an ethereal glow Photoshop


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Creating an ethereal glow

Once I've applied a series of adjustment to an image and especially as I get to the point where I think I might be finished. I like to take a little bit of a step back from the photo. Sometimes take a break from the photo and then come back to it. And think about what else I might want to do. What might I want to change about the adjustments I've already applied. Or what other variations, what other adjustments might I like to add to the mix. And with this photo I feel like it might make sense to add an ethereal glow type of effect to make a little bit more of a dreamy look in the image.

Now that sort of takes away a little bit in terms of the contrast that I've added for this photo but I think that it might work out nicely. Let's take a look at a method we can use for creating that ethereal glow. I want to create the glow based on this final image. And so I'm going to create a new layer that represents a copy of the entirety of this image. To do that ...

Creating an ethereal glow
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Creating an ethereal glow provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Artist in Action: Tim Grey's Prayer Sticks

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