Apply Rim Light In Photoshop [Pro Hollywood Technique Revealed!]

In this video, you’re going to learn EXACTLY how to professional movie poster designers create and apply rim light in Photoshop.

Thanks to my friend Lisa Carney for for allowing me to share this technique!

Here’s a breakdown of what you’ll learn in this Photoshop Tutorial:

1️⃣ Create a Channel Pull. This technique will help you create the rim light by using the highlights in your image.

2️⃣ Use Blending Modes to Keep Everything Separate. Keeping things editable is very important. You will learn how to use Blending Modes to keep everything in its own layer.

3️⃣ Use the Color Balance Adjustment Layer to Apply a Color to The Rim Light. The color balance adjustment layer will allow you to apply an individual color to each tone of the image (highlights, midtones, and shadows)

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📘 INDEX – Create and Apply a Rim Light in Photoshop
03:20 – Crete the Rim Light from the Highlights.
07:34 – Crete the “Container” layer
09:00 – Reveal the Rim Light effect with a Mask
09:22 –  Paint in Extra Rim Light
10:27 –  Use the Color Balance Adjustment to Colorize the Rim Light
12:20 –  Adjust the Contrast with a Curves Adjustment Layer  


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