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Tone Down Whites

To tone down the whites in an image, select them with Color Range (Select>Color Range). Add any adjustment layer (such as Curves or Levels), and change the layer blend mode to either Multiply or the slightly stronger Linear Burn. Then, drop the layer Opacity to taste.
by John Shaw

Posted by Corey Barker

Corey is an education and curriculum developer for KelbyOne. He is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art & Design in Sarasota, FL, with a degree in Illustration. Over the years, Corey has worked as a graphic artist in a variety of disciplines such as illustration, commercial design, large format printing, motion graphics, web design and photography. His expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator have earned him numerous awards in illustration, graphic design and photography. Using Photoshop since version 2, his expertise and creativity have evolved exponentially with every new version, which makes Corey an invaluable addition to the KelbyOne team.

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