Hello guys I am Vaibhav and in this tutorial I am going to show you how to darken Iris Rims using Photoshop. Last time I discussed about Retouching a Portrait in Lightroom. This is a simple tutorial and not going to rake more than 10-15 minutes. I have given the link to the original file. Please note image I am going to work with is a bit retouched. I have just smooth-en her skin.
As you can see that her eyes are pretty much dark. For the best result we need to brighten her iris. Create a new layer and name it as “Dodge”. You can use Ctrl+Shift+N/Cmd+Shift+N as a keyboard shortcut to create a new layer. Go to Edit>Fill and choose color as 50% Gray. Press OK. After pressing OK, your image should be filled out with Gray color.
Change the blend mode of “Dodge” layer to Overlay.
I have written a whole tutorial on Blending Modes in Photoshop and you should check that tutorial out if you are not aware of the power of Blending Modes.
Scroll down to move to the next page.