Difference, Exclusion, Subtract, and Divide


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Difference, Exclusion, Subtract, and Divide

In this exercise, I am going to demonstrate the two Inversion modes; Difference and Exclusion. I'll also show you the two new modes inside of Photoshop, Subtract and Divide, which I am calling for lack of a better term, the Cancellation modes. We will also see how they're not necessarily all that new. They are, in fact, variations on blend modes that we already had. So, I'm working inside Bright shining light.psd and I want you to get a careful look at this image here, just remember it, because we'll be coming back to it in an unexpected way in just a few moments.

But I have the wrestlers layer active and it's set to the Linear Burn mode. I am going to go ahead and change that mode to Difference. Difference produces as kind of psychedelic effect, it's actually extremely useful and I'm going to be showing you a practical application of it. But first, I want you to understand how it works. It's like the Subtract mode, in that it subtracts a pixel in the Acti...

Difference, Exclusion, Subtract, and Divide
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Difference, Exclusion, Subtract, and Divide 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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