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Lifestyle Photography Retouching in Photoshop

Marcin Mikus, Retoucher and Photoshop Instructor

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26 Lessons (3h 49m)
    • 1. Course Teaser

      2:35
    • 2. Introduction

      4:35
    • 3. Camera Raw Processing Basics

      8:46
    • 4. Matching Colors in Camera Raw

      8:58
    • 5. Camera Raw Explained

      11:46
    • 6. Working with non-Raw Images

      6:04
    • 7. Raw Processing in Lightroom

      11:57
    • 8. Basic Retouching Tools Explained

      14:20
    • 9. Fixing Bikini Folds

      6:55
    • 10. Working with Frequency Separation - Uneven Skin

      11:53
    • 11. Remmove Body Hair

      5:06
    • 12. What is Dodge & Burn

      20:25
    • 13. Dodge & Burn - Workflow

      11:32
    • 14. Adjustement Layers for Work with Lights

      6:00
    • 15. Defining Lights with Masks

      7:52
    • 16. Making Selections Over the Specyfic Color

      5:20
    • 17. Working with Lights on Specyfic Area Maually

      4:06
    • 18. Uneven Shadows

      3:38
    • 19. Simple Color Grading

      12:14
    • 20. Working on Background Color

      10:09
    • 21. Final Touch Ups

      8:59
    • 22. Uneven Rough Areas - Bonus Lesson

      8:26
    • 23. How to Fix Lights and Color Issues - Bonus Lesson

      9:06
    • 24. Contrasts - Bonus Lesson

      5:14
    • 25. Color Grading - Bonus Lesson

      11:33
    • 26. Final Touch Ups - Bonus Lesson

      11:34
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About This Class

Lifestyle Photography is one of the most pupular genre photography these days. And the reason for that is simple,

Huge Social Media influencers in need for great images, as well as Countles, Lifestyle, Swimwear or lingerie Copanies exist on the market trying to grab their own piece of this huge market. One thing they all have in common is to have great images, and this is why I am coming to you this course. 

Whether you are photographer, or retoucher - in this course, I will give you all the important knowledge on how to process, retouch, and color grade your images in photoshop to make yourself and your customers fully satisfied. 

I am Marcin Mikus, Professional Retoucher and Photoshop educator with 7 years of experience in the field. Working wth fashion magazines, and on commercial campaigns. And o find the proof of it you can just find my portfolio. My retouching knowledge and experience is what makes me different from other teachers - in my courses - you get real world experience.

In this course you will learn:

1. Processing RAW Images using camera RAW or Lightroom. You will know how to get the right colors at the start.

2.Everything about skin retouching. You will learn how to clean up image non destructively with retouching tools as well how to use additional techniques like Frequency Separation. How to use other filters to remove fine details like body hair and uneven skin. And what is most important you will learn Dodge & Burn retouching with Curves, which is only one technique that provides 100% non-destructive results.

3. You will learn how to create and work with layers masks till you achieve advenced knowledge on the subject. Understanding and creating masks will allow you to gain amazing control over the lights a shadows in adjusting contrasts.

4. I will teach you how to understand define color palette and understand color harmonies to do good color grading, and of course how to do funal touch ups to the images such as final touch ups and adjustements to colors, liquifying and adding subtle noise. 

5. As a Bonus section we will work on studio lingerie images, where we will polish our knowledge, learn other additional techniques helping you to retouch lingerie images, Create a soft atmosphere by adjusting lights and color grading.

Enjoy ghe course!

Marcin