Quick Tip-Darken/Lighten Blend Modes

blenderDarken – Any areas that are darker on the base colour will replace the lighter colours on the blend layer. The result is a darker image. Lighten – is the opposite of Darken. The resulting colour that displays is the lightest of the base or blend colour.

To demonstrate the effects of these Bland Modes we will use the following images.

                Base Image/Colour                                                                                      Blend Image/Colourbase colour for blendblend colour

 

 

 

 

 

Result with Darken Blend Mode                                                            Result with Lighten Blend Mode

darken mode result

 

 

 

 

 

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