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Hidden Power of Blend Modes in Photoshop - 3 Book Excerpts -
Here are three book exceprts from Hidden Power of Blend Modes in Adobe Photoshop. General Techniques This excerpt familiarizes you with the basics of blend modes. A main goal of this book is to become so familiar with blend modes that you no longer need to “try it and see,” even though that is a valid approach, especially when you are not sure exactly which look or effect you want. To get started, however, you need to know some general methods for working with blend modes, along with some basic facts. Removing Vignetting In this excerpt Scott Valentine shares a handy method to realize some basic recovery using the Divide blend mode. It also leaves you some creative latitude for additional effects, but it does have some limitations. Photographic Effects and Compositing In this excerpt from The Hidden Power of Photoshop Blend Modes, Scott Valentine shows how to synthesize gentle rain and customize a halftone effect. About The Book This definitive resource on using Adobe Photoshop blend...