Darken and Lighten and their derivatives


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Darken and Lighten and their derivatives

In this exercise I'm going to demonstrate the first stage of the darkening and lightning modes which go by the names Darken and Lighten and we also see their composite equivalents Darker Color and Lighter Color. Now, these are, by no means, the most useful of the darkening and lighting modes, in fact, quite the contrary; they are the least useful of these modes, but I want to understand how they work so you have a better appreciation of the better modes that we'll be seeing. Also they do have occasional applications and I'll throw in a creative application of both of these modes before we're done with this exercise.

Now, I'm still working inside Paper pushers.psd, found inside the 28_blending folder. I'm going to make some changes to this composition however. I'm going to turn off the wrestlers layer here in a Layers panel and I'm going to twirl open future stuff and I'm going to turn on this darkness layer this Adjustment layer. It's a brightness co...

Darken and Lighten and their derivatives
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Darken and Lighten and their derivatives provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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