Dodging and Burning
Image Editing Tutorial
The Dodge Tool, like in a traditional darkroom, will make areas of a photo lighter. The Burn Tool will make areas of a photo darker. These are two critical areas of control that will enable you create rich and/or moody atmospheres with your photos. These tools are particularly handy when looking to enhance a B&W photo... like beefing up the contrast to make a sky appear more dramatic and imposing. Let’s give it a go, shall we?