Buffering (or haloing) text over complex backgrounds using the Screen blend mode

This is a common problem when you are working over a complicated, multi-colour background. Such backgrounds tend to swallow text! Here’s an example, where text lies over a background with a lot of variability in value (darkness). Here’s the same image in greyscale, just to show the pixel values. Out of a total range ofContinue reading “Buffering (or haloing) text over complex backgrounds using the Screen blend mode”