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Brush brightness

Posted: 12.06.2011 18:30
by agiyo
Many times, I would like to darken a texture as I copy from the source to the final image, but the brush-darkening function suppresses highlights.

It would be a great help if the retouching brush brightness could be set to affect shadows or midtones instead of killing highlights as it does now---like Photoshop's burn tool.

Re: Brush brightness

Posted: 14.06.2011 11:48
by Stas Yatsenko
Hmm... Everything is possible, the only limitation is the complexity of user interface. The idea behind brightness slider is to manually compensate light differences which are typically exposure shift. As I understand you have overexposed highlights which should be kept overexposed. Please give us sample stack to test (as described at