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  • How to Fix Banding in Gradients

    Photoshop’s gradient algorithm is quite disappointing. It is notorious for creating gradients with banding. Here is an example, attempting to create a gradient from #222 to #333:

    Photoshop’s Gradient with Banding

    Eeeww!

    Can you see it? If you look closely, there are vertical “lines” in the image where the color changes. This is incredibly easy to fix algorithmically - but very difficult to fix any other way.

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