Jump to content

v3.5.2 Blending Modes


Recommended Posts

try making the blending mode the same for every layer you merge. That's worked for me.

Wait, what? I don't think I understand, or it could be because it is late.

My problem is this:

Layer 1

---Blending Mode: Darken

Layer 2

---Blending Mode: Normal

When I merge down the two layers it acts like this:

Layer 1

---Blending Mode: Normal

Layer 2

---Blending Mode: Normal

The top layer totally overwrites the bottom layer, no matter what.

finalsig2.jpg

My Humble Gallery

Astronomy Fans group on facebook

I see things, I'm an astronomer

Link to comment
Share on other sites

If you want the blending mode on layer x to remain the same when you merge it with layer y, you've got to keep the blending mode on both layers the same, or you'll lose the effect.

Space...The Final Frontier. -James Tiberius Kirk; circa 2260s

YLOD VICTIM

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Well, I haven't used v3.5.2 for that long(it was released what, yesterday?); perhaps you should speak with rick about this. But, for the whole time I've used PDN, keeping the modes the same always maximizes the effect.

Space...The Final Frontier. -James Tiberius Kirk; circa 2260s

YLOD VICTIM

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Well, I haven't used v3.5.2 for that long(it was released what, yesterday?); perhaps you should speak with rick about this. But, for the whole time I've used PDN, keeping the modes the same always maximizes the effect.

Ok good to know :) By the way, how is that nebula tutorial coming?

finalsig2.jpg

My Humble Gallery

Astronomy Fans group on facebook

I see things, I'm an astronomer

Link to comment
Share on other sites

It's coming along, but I don't want it to be one of those rushed projects(like some of my pics) that ends up looking horrible, so I've been waiting for more advice on improving the concept; and the prototypes. You can see the latest "beta" here:http://paintdotnet.forumer.com/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=32872

Space...The Final Frontier. -James Tiberius Kirk; circa 2260s

YLOD VICTIM

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Can do, Rick. But would you approve of me creating a new thread for this project?

That was my original plan, but I didn't want to get another post locked.

BTW, would you have any advice on mcamp14's problem?

Space...The Final Frontier. -James Tiberius Kirk; circa 2260s

YLOD VICTIM

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...