Quickly Blend Images In GIMP (Non-Destructively)

Blend Images In GIMP
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In this article we have listed a non destructive way to blend image In GIMP.

Method i used is very easy and also non-destructive.

First Create a Layer Group

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Put your subject layer inside the layer group.

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First sample the blacks of the background with color picker.

Then on a new layer fill the sampled colour. (Make sure that the new layer is inside layer group)

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Set blending mode to Lighten Only

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Create a another layer in the layer group and also fill that layer with the sampled colour.

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Set layer mode to Darken only.

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Then reduce the opacity of that layer until its matches with the background.

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Create a another Layer In that layer group.

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Fill that layer with pure black.

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Set the blending mode to dodge.

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Then sample the Light’s color 

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Then Select the paint brush and set the the force low and opacity low.

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Then paint the highlight on that layer. (Paint where light should hitting the subject)

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Paint some ambient light to make highlight more realistic.

Create a layer

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Set that to softlight

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With Low opacity

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Paint the light color where light will hit less.

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