Blend Modes is one of the layer features of Adobe Photoshop. They allow them to change color, brightness, contrast and almost everything else involving colors by modes. These are used to determine how layers blend into each other by image or color. The default blend mode is "Normal".

Blend types[edit | edit source]

Misc[edit | edit source]

  • Normal
  • Dissolve
  • Clear
  • Behind

Darken[edit | edit source]

  • Darken
  • Multiply
  • Color Burn
  • Linear Burn
  • Subtract (on comparative section)

Lighten[edit | edit source]

  • Lighten
  • Screen
  • Color Dodge
  • Linear Dodge
  • Divide (on comparative section)

Contrast[edit | edit source]

  • Overlay
  • Soft Light
  • Hard Light
  • Vivid Light
  • Linear Light
  • Pin Light
  • Hard Mix

Comparative[edit | edit source]

  • Difference
  • Exclusion
  • Subtract
  • Divide

Composite[edit | edit source]

  • Hue
  • Saturation
  • Color
  • Luminosity
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