December 3, 2022


Editing Photography, Videos and 3D by Rich the Renegade

Blend Modes in Detail: How ‘Lighter Colour’ Works

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Here’s a simple description of how the ‘Lighter Colour’ blend mode works. It is different in the way it works compared with many other blend modes as it works at a ‘whole pixel’ level as opposed to at individual Red, Green and Blue channel level.

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