The composite (HSL) modes


show more The composite (HSL) modes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 One-on-One: Beyond the Basics show less
please wait ...

The composite (HSL) modes

Now let's take a look at the composite blend modes, also known as the HSL modes. I'm going to go ahead and switch back to my Sky & statue.psd image in progress here. And you know what, let's go ahead and save out a layer comp at this point, because I've done a lot of work. So I think I'll go ahead and click on my Layer Comps icon. I'll create a new layer comp by clicking on the page icon. Make sure that the Appearance checkbox is turned on, Visibility should be turned on as well, and I will call this Difference mode, because I'm probably going to switch away from that mode before we're done here, and I'll click OK.

And just to make sure that things are in order, I will move that to the third position here by dragging it up the stack. So I now have Opaque layers, the original Opaque layers, Face to LBurn looks pretty good, and Difference mode. Quite a few changes made. Ultimately we're going to get to something along these lines right here, ...

The composite (HSL) modes
Video duration: 6m 2s 10h 47m Intermediate

Viewers:

The composite (HSL) modes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 One-on-One: Beyond the Basics

Subjects:
Design Photography
Software:
Photoshop
Author:
please wait ...