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Stop Glaring At Me

By Larry Becker  ·  Issue: May/June (v10n3)

Tips for using Blend Modes to solve some common problems with your images.


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10 Replies to Stop Glaring At Me:

  1. Steve

    June 10, 2013 at 9:37 pm

    Isn’t this the same video that was posted in early May? Just checking.

    I really do appreciate the availability of these videos. Thanks for making them.


    • Matt

      June 20, 2013 at 8:40 am

      Hi Steve,

      Yes, it’s the same video. and article that was in the magazine and we post all the article from the magazine to the website so that people can search on them.

      Sorry for the confusion :)

  2. Mary

    June 11, 2013 at 10:25 am

    Another terrific tutorial Larry. Thanks for the cheat sheets also.

  3. Alfred

    June 13, 2013 at 6:11 pm

    Dear Larry,
    .thaks for a great video..greatr stuff, very enlightening “Ben”

  4. Irene

    June 18, 2013 at 9:38 pm

    I used this tutorial on one of my photos. I followed all instructions exactly as shown but when I painted on the glasses nothing happened. I had the black layer mask active, white foreground color and a hard brush.
    What could have gone wrong?

    • Matt

      June 20, 2013 at 8:58 am

      Did you change the Blend mode to Color Burn?

      • Irene

        June 20, 2013 at 6:56 pm

        Yes, I did.

  5. Mary

    June 19, 2013 at 7:40 am

    When I painted with the black layer mask active all I got were big blue spots!

    • Matt

      June 20, 2013 at 9:23 am

      I’m not sure what happened, was your foreground color white?

  6. Mary

    June 20, 2013 at 12:48 pm

    Yup, white foreground. I tried it several times.

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