Burn and Dodge for Drama (Photoshop Tutorial)


One of the most powerful techniques for adding depth and drama to photographs is also one of the oldest. Burning (making darker) and dodging (making lighter) have been around since the beginning of film photography. Although we use a digital version of it today, the principle is the same. If you are a photographer or aspiring Photoshop expert, this is a great tutorial for you to learn an easy way to control light and shadow in post-production. If you aren’t, you might still like to get a look behind the scenes at how we work some of our magic. Enjoy!

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