The drop shadow technology is widely responsible for bringing naturalness to photos. Efficient drop shadow treatment to the photos is done by experts. Even professional photographers can use it effectively to enhance the tonal quality of their work.

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Digital photography has revolutionized the way any kind of photos can look. It can create a magical appeal when edited professionally. Pictures are called perfect when they imbibe life and reflect the mirror image. But not all snaps carry the lively trait to carry off the look. It is important for the picture to look alive long after it has been taken. What else can make picture look more real than a shadow? This is the reason that the drop shadow technique has gained popularity in recent times. Even though the effect looks very simple, but, the procedure involves many steps and is best done by professionals. This technique has now become instrumental in giving images the right tonal quality. It is one way to make the images look more real. Applied in the right perspective and with the right graphic artist, it is a creative solution to bring a new appeal to the image.

As the name suggests the drop shadow is the procedure of inducing shadow to the pictures that do not have one. In some other cases, it is also used to improve the shadow effect of the objects that have a faint or imperfect shadow effect. The drop shadow is also used when the background needs to be changed while maintaining the quality of the shadow. Embracing this new technology helps to bring the bet work for the client. It is just one of the many ways an offshore company is able to provide its vast range of services to their professional clients.

How the process of drop shadow is done?

In order to perform the drop shadow a new layer is created and the picture is elevated above its base layer, then the resolution of the picture is increased up to 72 pixels per inch and a new image file is created. The drop shadow effect is implied on the picture to generate the shadow. It is difficult to choose the right alignment of the shadow. Generally a left to right alignment id selected for the photos to look natural.

While is easy to create the drop shadow effect for larger objects, it is difficult to create the same for fine objects like hairs etc. But the hard work lies in the details. However with so many professional services available, one can rely on them for the selected services. The quality of the drop shadow effect depends on the way in which the shadow is blended with the object. A perfect drop shadow effect must ensure that the shadow must not look alienated to the object.

In addition to images drop shadow is also used for graphical user interface. It also widely used in desktop publishing for making the text look differentiated from the background irrespective of the color of the back ground. The drop shadow mechanism has changed the way that the images of inanimate objects look. It has already proven that done with precision it can give a magical appeal to the image.

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Rokaiya Yeasmin Munni

As manager and head of digital marketing at Clipping Path India, Rokaiya wants to help retailers and photographers use marketing strategies and tactics that will elevate their business. She has an 18-year background in graphic design, content management and digital marketing.