The next generation of luminosity masks is coming soon

I have some very exciting news. For the last 18 months I've been working with external developers to create the next step up in luminosity mask software. The result is Lumi32, a world first. Lumi32 is a simple to use 32 Bit luminosity mask generator that has eight 100% user-definable presets, and in which you [...]

By |2019-11-22T11:19:48+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Luminosity Masks Tutorials|Comments Off on The next generation of luminosity masks is coming soon

Create a Magical Landscape With Luminosity Masks in Photoshop and Raya Pro 3.0

Article By Jimmy McIntyre  Download Raya Pro Today -  Find out more. In today's tutorial we look at how to blend two landscape exposures in Photoshop with luminosity masks. We take this a step further by using the dodge and burn tools to further refine our masks. This gives us the selection that [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:03+00:00April 13th, 2018|Luminosity Masks Tutorials, Tutorials|Comments Off on Create a Magical Landscape With Luminosity Masks in Photoshop and Raya Pro 3.0

3 Simple Ways To Blend Exposures With Raya Pro in Photoshop

Article By Jimmy McIntyre In this quick tutorial I demonstrate three methods for exposure blending with Raya Pro 3.0. RP3 is set up so that it has something for all levels of experience. For beginners we have Instant Auto Blending. For intermediates there are Precision Masks. And for advanced users we have InstaMask and [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:03+00:00February 13th, 2018|Digital Blending, Tutorials|Comments Off on 3 Simple Ways To Blend Exposures With Raya Pro in Photoshop

Tutorial – How (And Why) To Make 16 bit Saturation Masks in Photoshop

Article By Jimmy McIntyre It has been a while since I have posted any tutorials. I'm in the process of updating Raya Pro and InstaMask. This will be available by February 28th. Remember that all users get free updates for life. So if you purchase it now, you will still get 3.0 for free. [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:03+00:00December 15th, 2017|Most Popular Tutorials, Photoshop Secrets, Tutorials|1 Comment

Tutorial – Complex Luminosity Masks Made Easy With InstaMask in Photoshop

Article By Jimmy McIntyre In this latest InstaMask tutorial, I show you two ways of using luminosity masks - one simple method for exposure blending, and another, more complex method for targeting a very narrow range of tones. As you'll see, luminosity mask functions are extremely simple in InstaMask. We just create a mask, [...]