December 22, 2010

Burn Tool / Dodge Tool

Burn Tool / Dodge Tool
Convincing light and deceiving shadows...
Bringing light and shadow into flat images can be a challenging thing to do convincingly. The burn tool and the dodge tool are both designed to help you accomplish this task in a realistic and believable way.

As long as you follow some basic guidelines, you'll have no trouble creating images with real depth. But what are those guidelines? Read on for the simple guide to authentic shadow and light.