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Drawing With Light - 21st Century Dodging and Burning
John Paul Caponigro
with John Paul Caponigro
Drawing With Light - 21st Century Dodging and Burning
lessons: 9 Course Lessons
duration: 2hr, 3min
published: 2008
watched: 684 Member Views
Drawing With Light - 21st Century Dodging and Burning
with John Paul Caponigro
These essential go-to techniques will help you master selections and masks; simple masks, gradient masks, luminance masks, contour masks and more. Plus, learn to control the position and quality of every transition and edge. BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: Drawing Light (free course preview)

Enhance luminosity, hue, and saturation with brushes

41min, 24sec
lesson 2: Avoiding Side Effects

Most of the adjustment layers will create unwanted side effects. This lesson covers some ways to work around those.

5min, 39sec
lesson 3: Simple Selections and Masks

Make simple selections and masks

13min, 6sec
lesson 4: Gradient Masks

Create smooth gradations in masks

18min, 21sec
lesson 5: Edge

Control the placement and hardness of mask edges

4min, 32sec
lesson 6: Luminance Masks

Mask shadows or highlights

12min, 6sec
lesson 7: Contour Masks

Precisely and efficiently select contours in an image

5min, 46sec
lesson 8: Compositing Light

Layer exposures of varied light to create new light effects

7min, 2sec
lesson 9: Drawing Techniques and Workflow Tips

Here are some tips for navigating masks and improving your workflow.

15min, 51sec
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John Paul Caponigro, the author of Adobe Photoshop Master Class, is an internationally renowned artist. A contributing editor for Digital Photo Pro, Camera Arts, and, he teaches workshops both privately in his studio and at select public venues. A member of the Photoshop Hall of Fame, a Canon Explorer of Light, and an Epson Stylus Pro, his clients include Adobe, Apple, and Kodak.
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