Adding Rim Light with Photoshop

When you’re compositing with Photoshop you’ll often be adding a light source or two, sometimes the light will come from behind. To ‘sell’ the effect you may want to add a rim light. In this image, that I licensed from my friends at Fotolia, I’ll add some flames behind the model. What I need then is for the flame’s light to reflect on her; Masking in the Flames I’m not going to go into masking here, but if you’d like to know more about it there’s some great tutorials on TipSquirrel; What you’ll notice here is that the model looks very (Read more...)