Professional Photo Tips: Effortless Exposure Blending - Incredible Techniques for Blending Multiple Exposures
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Despite recent advances in digital camera technology it is still commonplace to encounter scenes which present more dynamic range than the camera can capture. And while graduated ND filters can help balance exposure in simple scenes they can often be problematic in complex scenes or even ineffective in scenes with extreme dynamic range. In these situations it becomes necessary to rely on digital techniques to combine multiple exposures for maximum control over dynamic range. In this tutorial you will learn techniques for effortless exposure blending in Photoshop to create seamless blends for virtually any scene.
Blend Multiple Photos Seamlessly:
Improve and increase dynamic range in your photos
Quick and easy techniques for simple blends
How to blend specific bright elements like sunbursts
Smart techniques for matching tone and color for perfect blends
Advanced techniques for easy blending of complex images
Blend highlight detail around tree branches, ridge lines, and irregular shapes
Time-saving keyboard shortcuts
And much more
6 individual chapters, each short and packed with information covering:
Basic exposure blending using layers, masks, gradients, and brushes.
Blending in specific elements like sunbursts and dealing with objects that move from exposure to exposure.
Making complex blends easily using Luminosity Masks / Alpha Channels. Learn to blend around irregular shapes and complex elements, like trees that break the horizon. Seamless highlight recovery and tone matching techniques.
Making complex blends easily using Apply Image. Learn to blend around irregular shapes and complex elements, like trees that break the horizon. Seamless highlight recovery and tone matching techniques.
Blending in complex shadow detail effortlessly.
Blending three images together for extreme dynamic range control and highlight recovery.
Over 1 hour of in-depth video content for intermediate / advanced users
Hi-res photos for you to edit along with the videos