in (one's) shadow

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in (one's) shadow

Given less attention or considered less notable, important, or successful compared to one; overshadowed by one. He's been in his father's shadow for the entirety of his political career.
See also: shadow
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I've got the light coming from the left, so keep it darker to the left of the dunes where they're in shadow.
The Digital GEM plug-in is the newest addition to the software suite of image correction and enhancement plug-ins for Adobe Photoshop and compatible image editing applications, which includes the Digital ROC plug-in for color correction/restoration and the Digital SHO plug-in for revealing hidden details in shadows or dark image areas.
Digital GEM is the newest addition to the Applied Science Fiction suite of image correction and enhancement plug-in family for Adobe(R) Photoshop(R) and compatible image editing applications, including Digital ROC(TM) for color restoration and Digital SHO(TM) for revealing details in shadows and dark-image areas.