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Darken/Lighten Center

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Draws the eye toward or away from the center of your photo. A lighter center and darker edges draw the eye to the center of the image, while a darker center and lighter edges draw the eye to the edges.

 

Filter Settings Panel Description

Method: Controls the shape of the effect. Select between a round shape and an ovoid shape.
Center Luminosity: Controls the brightness at the center of your photo.
Border Luminosity: Controls the brightness at the edges of your photo.
Center Size: Controls the size of the effect.
Place Center: Click on the Place Center icon and then click on the area in your photo that you want to use as the center for the effect.

Image by Frank Salas

 

For more information regarding the Darken/Lighten Center filter, please watch the video below:

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