Please dont copy my stuff.

Monthly Archives: May 2016

Go with the glow: How to effectively use Orton Layers in post processing

An Orton effect causes the lighter part of the image to glow while keeping the dark parts untouched. ┬áThere are several approaches, a non-destructive┬ámethod using Luminosity Masks and Smart Objects and there is also the Fast and Dirty method documented further down this post. As most of my edit is ‘non-destructive’ so using Smart Objects seems to me to be the way to go. Non Destructive Open the file from LR as a Smart Object into PS. In PS right […]