Understanding blend modes


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Understanding blend modes

Let's go ahead and open up the file blending_modes.psd from the Chapter 21 folder. What I'm going to do here is take this to Full Screen view mode by pressing F a couple times and then pressing the Tab key to get rid of my toolbox and my palettes. What I'm going to be doing is clicking through a few layers on this file. You can click through those layers on your own or simply follow along. Alright, well, for starters what I want to do is begin to talk about our Blend modes. Here we can see some descriptions of those Blend modes and then our Blend modes over there on the right hand. Now, let me break down those descriptions for you. We talked about this previously. Keep in mind this is how it works. This group of Blend modes works on Darkening, this group Lightening, this group Contrast and this group Color. Now, what exactly is happening with Blend modes? Well, what {italic}Photoshop{plain} is doing is it's taking the information that's on one layer and then it's ...

Understanding blend modes
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Understanding blend modes provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS3 for Photographers

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Photography
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