Contemporary English photographer Richard Learoyd, using a large camera obscura in his East London studio, creates figure studies, portraits and still lifes that are neither glamorous nor retouched, yet they exude serene power along with mesmerizing detail. Show More Summary
Our eyes get drawn to a cheery smile in any portrait photo. But most of us don’t come with perfect set of dentures. A little yellow tinge on those pearly whites can be distracting enough to take something away from the look. This is where Adobe Photoshop shines. Show More Summary
Do you use Photoshop for your portrait photos? Silly me, of course you do. We all do, and that’s fine. But do you draw a line between acceptable and unacceptable amount of retouching? Do you merely emphasize people’s natural beauty,Show More Summary
Kristi Sherk's new class on retouching in Lightroom is crushing it!!! Check out the official trailer (then go watch the class). All the links and stuff are here. The post Kristi Sherk’s Awesome “Portrait Retouching in Lightroom CC” Class is Here! appeared first on Lightroom Killer Tips.
Many of our readers use Photoshop to edits portraits, but what if all you have is Lightroom? Or you don’t know Photoshop as well? You can certainly do most of your portrait retouching using Lightroom. Here are some video tutorials that...Show More Summary
Portrait Retouching in Adobe Lightroom CC with Kristina Sherk Retouching Portraits in Photoshop is so 2005! Join Kristina Sherk as she takes you through her retouching workflow using only Lightroom. With the new capabilities Adobe has incorporated into Lightroom, you can save loads of time by skipping photoshop and retouching directly in Lightroom. Show More Summary
UK based Superdrug Online Doctor hired female graphic designers in 18 countries to retouch the same portrait of a woman to become more attractive to their culture. The shocking responses show the dramatic differences in how different countries perceive beauty. Follow TI: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
It’s been over a year since Adobe launched Photoshop Fix on iOS to make it easier for folks to touch up their portrait photos. The free app has finally made it to Android. Fix offers tools to do things like clean up blemishes, smoothen skin and surfaces, enhance contrast, tweak lighting in specific areas and adjust the lines and shapes of faces. Show More Summary
What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial I'll show you how to create a dark gothic portrait photo manipulation in Adobe Photoshop. First we'll add a texture background, import the model, and do some retouching. Later we'll add the frame, branches, and roses, and we'll blend them together with adjustment layers, masking, and brushes. Show More Summary
Retouches have altered the portrait from its original state.
Shiny skin can sometimes be a problem for portraits, especially if you don’t have a makeup artist. Camera LCDs are so small that you might not notice the shine while shooting. When the shoot’s all over and you’re looking at the images on the computer monitor, what can you do? There are a million different [...]Show More Summary
If you do your portrait retouching in Lightroom, this technique (and little tip) could make a big difference. :) The post Better, More Realistic Skin Retouching in Lightroom appeared first on Lightroom Killer Tips.
The reason I’m embarrassed is – this Photoshop portrait retouching tip for quickly reducing shiny hot spots on your subject’s face, was sent to me by John Weigley, a reader of my books – but it’s not the fact that he sent me the tip (I absolutely love it when readers send me cool tips. Show More Summary
Portrait/Head shot Retouching Tutorial: By Alex Baker Most portraits need some amount of retouching in Photoshop to help them look their best, and to an extent, many clients expect it. The most important thing to remember when retouching is to do everything on a separate layer so that you can easily go back to an […]
In this Photoshop tutorial we will retouch a portrait in order to obtain a dramatic but good looking effect. We will use various tools and techniques in order to achieve our goals and I’ll guide you along the way. Final Image As always,...Show More Summary
Happy Christmas Week Monday, everybody! Today we’re tackling a Lightroom retouching technique for reducing hot spots (bright specular highlights that look shiny and make your subject look like they’re sweating). Soft specular highlights...Show More Summary
Maja Topcagic is an unconventional freelance photo retoucher and one of the most inspirational portraits photographers of the new generation. Currently based in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, she works as a self-taught professional, holding a degree in a completely different field: Mathematics and Computer Science. Show More Summary
These are the stories making headlines this Monday.Demi Lovato requests "no makeup, no clothes, no retouching" for her Vanity Fair portrait.On the eve of her new album release, singer Demi Lovato posed in a series of makeup-free and nude portraits for Vanity Fair. The concept was spontaneous,... Continue reading
Working mostly in fine art portraits I’ve never felt the need to try a retouching program. I like to keep a natural look, using Photoshop only for any minor retouching needed. I had looked into a retouching program briefly, but after...Show More Summary
London-based artist Xavier Solé has created Scanface, a humorous series of portraits of his friends that were created in one shot on a scanner without retouching. Xavier’s entire collection of hilarious face scans are available to view on Behance and his Scanface blog. images via Scanface via Bored Panda