The contrast modes


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The contrast modes

Alright, now let's take a look at the contrast modes that are available to us here inside of Photoshop. The contrast blend modes are organized into this fourth grouping inside the Blend Mode pop-up menu here inside the Layers palette. Every single one of these options multiplies in the shadows, screens in the highlights, and drops away the midtones in order to create a high-contrast effect. So they're all somehow combining the darkening modes along with the lightening modes. So we'll see that every single one of these modes combines a different sort of coupling, a different pair of these modes together.

Alright, assuming that you're working along with me inside of the Sky & statue.psd document, I want you to select the Texture layer, and I want you to turn it on as well, and you'll see this marble texture that I created by adding a pattern layer to my composition. And now I'd like you to go ahead and change this texture layer to the Overlay mode by selecting...

The contrast modes
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The contrast 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

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Design Photography
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