Custom vignettes with Overlay


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Custom vignettes with Overlay

I want to give you a really quick technique for adding a custom vignette to an image. Now sometimes a vignette happens naturally when you have actually taken a photograph, depending on what type of lens you are using, and what kind of light you are shooting in. You may see a darkening of corners on a particular image, and that's often thought of as a vignette. Other folks may want to add a vignette after the fact and what a vignette tends to do is it draws attention to the area that you want the viewer to be looking at. Your eye naturally goes to the brightest part of an image, so the idea is that if you darken other parts of the image, your eye will ignore those and go to the brightest portion of the image first.

So in this case the subject matter of course is Sophia here in the center. This is not an as interesting part of the image. So we want to draw more attention to this portion of the image by darkening the edges and the corners. So let's begin. What I'm going to do...

Custom vignettes with Overlay
Video duration: 3m 30s 2h 58m Intermediate

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Custom vignettes with Overlay provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop Blend Mode Magic

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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