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Blend Ranges

Blend Ranges are a rather advanced—and often overlooked—feature. You use Blend Ranges to determine which pixels show up on a layer and which ones don’t based either on the brightness of the pixels themselves or on the brightness of pixels below the current layer.

To understand blend ranges, it’s easiest to look at specific examples. Let’s begin with a single-layer image where the layer is filled with Paint Shop Pro’s “Animal zebra” pattern, as in Figure 4.31.


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