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Enhancing Sunset Photographs

FotoFects Photo Editing Mar 30, 2005

Increase contrast and saturation without overexposing the image.

image 1 1. Open the image for editing.

image 2 2. Dupliate the current layer (Ctrl+J) and set the new layer's blending mode to "Vivid Light".

image 3 3. Add a layer mask (Layer> Add Layer Mask> Reveal All) to the new layer.

image 4 4. With the layer mask selected, use the "Apply Image" tool to apply the following properties:

Source: filename
Layer: Merged
Channel: RGB
Invert: Checkmarked
Blending: Normal
Opacity 100%

Click OK.

Enhancing Sunset Photographs 5. Rollover the image on the left of this step to see the original image before this technique was applied.

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