Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching

Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching

Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching is an Intermediate level study on Photography, crafted by the creator, Chris Orwig. This study is a critical base for a person who needs to sharpen his/her Photography talent. It provides you a thorough grip on Photography, Portraits, Retouching, Photoshop, Photography, Portraits, Retouching and Photoshop.

Free Download - Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching
Author Chris Orwig
Publish Date 5/25/2012
Skill Intermediate
Duration 6h 4m
Topic Photography
Video Tutorials 91
Last Update N/A

In this course, photographer, author, and teacher Chris Orwig details the tools every photographer needs to retouch portraits to make them look their best while remaining authentic. The course includes an overview of the retouching process and how to develop a plan for a retouching project.

After exploring techniques to improve the overall photo, Chris shares his techniques for reducing wrinkles, enhancing eyes and other facial features, improving hair, and retouching makeup. The course concludes with a look at retouching skin and reshaping portions of a portrait using transformations, the Warp tool, and the Liquify filter.

Topics include:

  • Using selections and cloning to remove small distractions
  • Removing lint
  • Improving skin
  • Removing tan lines
  • Correcting tone with Curves and masking
  • Burning and dodging
  • Reducing wrinkles
  • Enhancing eyes
  • Whitening teeth
  • Fixing flyaway hairs
  • Adding and changing makeup
  • Softening and adding a glow to skin
  • Reshaping the body subtly

Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching : Video Lessons

  • Welcome1m
  • Using the exercise files54s
  • Initial retouching considerations3m 51s
  • Using a Wacom tablet1m 8s
  • Exploring resources and finding inspiration1m 50s
  • Where to begin?1m 19s
  • Reviewing the basic cleanup tools3m 59s
  • Removing small distractions2m 41s
  • Using selections and cloning to remove distractions4m 26s
  • Simplifying the background with the Clone tool5m 12s
  • Removing a garment strap5m 17s
  • Removing a distracting logo3m 43s
  • Removing lint from a T-shirt3m 40s
  • Cleaning up a backdrop with Content-Aware Fill2m 58s
  • Cleaning up a backdrop with the Patch tool4m 6s
  • Extending a real-world scene, part 14m 6s
  • Extending a real-world scene, part 24m 20s
  • Removing distractions for a creative effect4m 31s
  • Using selections and Free Transform to rebuild image elements3m 44s
  • Moving a person with Content-Aware Move5m 50s
  • Removing small details from the face4m 50s
  • Retouching skin4m 35s
  • Reducing hotspots, part 14m 32s
  • Reducing hotspots, part 24m 36s
  • Reducing brightness with selections and curves3m 26s
  • Using Hue/Saturation to minimize variations in skin color3m 45s
  • Removing tan lines1m 53s
  • Leaving imperfections in portraits1m 11s
  • Correcting tone with curves and masking5m 39s
  • Fixing exposure and color with curves4m 14s
  • Correcting tone with blending modes and masking5m 22s
  • Using Shadows/Highlights to improve exposure5m 28s
  • Using Soft Light layer blending to burn and dodge4m 37s
  • Exploring the burning-and-dodging workflow6m 35s
  • Using multiple techniques to improve shadows and highlights5m 20s
  • Reducing wrinkles with the Healing Brush7m 21s
  • Working on wrinkles and details6m 51s
  • Fine-tuning and making final adjustments on wrinkles3m 44s
  • Quick wrinkle reduction with the Patch tool4m 46s
  • Enhancing eyes with adjustment layers and blending4m 7s
  • Adding sparkle to the eyes4m 38s
  • Increasing color with Colorize and blending modes5m 37s
  • Rebuilding the edge of the eye6m 34s
  • Whitening eyes, part 13m 54s
  • Whitening eyes, part 25m 42s
  • Removing eye veins and sharpening eyes behind glasses7m 8s
  • Correcting color and tone behind glasses5m 47s
  • Trimming eyebrows5m 25s
  • Darkening eyebrows2m 48s
  • Adding mascara to darken eyelashes3m 13s
  • Enhancing lip color and tone with curves and masking4m 23s
  • Using Color Balance and blending modes to improve the look of lips7m 41s
  • Improving the look of lips with the Burn and Dodge tools4m 43s
  • Teeth whitening made easy2m 33s
  • Exploring advanced teeth whitening5m
  • Automating teeth whitening with actions5m 9s
  • A note on retouching facial features1m 7s
  • Covering and correcting hair discoloration5m 48s
  • Fixing the color of hair roots3m 3s
  • Making creative color adjustments to hair2m 44s
  • Patching a gap in hair4m 27s
  • Removing flyaway hairs6m 18s
  • Fixing flyaway hairs with a complicated background5m 57s
  • Adding accents and creative color to a fashion photograph7m 5s
  • Brightening shadow areas on the face4m 22s
  • Adding color to the cheeks and eyelids4m 30s
  • Modifying eye makeup color3m 52s
  • Increasing color saturation and variety4m 17s
  • Enhancing color with the Lab Color space5m 44s
  • Using Selective Color to create vibrant color3m 29s
  • Additional makeup resources1m 8s
  • High-pass skin softening6m 48s
  • Creating a mask for the skin4m 23s
  • Softening and adding even texture to the skin5m 36s
  • Adding a soft glow to the skin and details6m 28s
  • Adding dimension using curves and masking3m 50s
  • Reshaping a jawline with Liquify4m 30s
  • Reshaping a shirt with Liquify3m 13s
  • Reshaping a shoulder with Liquify3m 22s
  • Reshaping the body with Liquify2m 35s
  • Using the Warp tool to reshape a jawline3m 33s
  • Modifying the body with the Warp tool3m 35s
  • Changing shape with selections and masking8m 32s
  • Tips for thoughtful portrait retouching1m 26s
  • Goodbye36s

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