Darkening edges


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Darkening edges

At this stage we're going to continue to explore how we can work with different textures in order to enhance this image and to build up more of a vintage effect. Now one of the things that you might want to do is work with an old paper texture, or an old concrete wall or something that brings in a bit more dimension and distressed nature to the photograph. Now a lot of times it's fun to combine two different textures together. Now when we have these two textures together, all of a sudden we have something completely different. Old paper 2, we have that blending mode of Soft Light or Overlay, and it really just takes this image to a new spot.

And it's a combination of both textures together, which leads to some pretty interesting results. Another thing that's fun to do is if you choose your blending mode of Soft Light you can try inverting your textures, and what that will do is it will shift your color and here in this case it's actually making that layer blue, which yo...

Darkening edges
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Darkening edges provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5: Creative Compositing

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