Luminosity Masks and Portrait Retouching in Photoshop | Marcin Mikus | Skillshare

Luminosity Masks and Portrait Retouching in Photoshop

Marcin Mikus, Retoucher and Photoshop Instructor

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9 Videos (47m)
    • Introduction

    • What are Masks

    • Creating Luminosity Masks - Technique I

    • Creating Luminosity Masks - Technique II

    • Creating Luminosity Masks - Technique III

    • Contrasts

    • Tones

    • Color Fixes

    • Final Touch Ups


About This Class

Luminosity Masks offer you tremendous flexibility when making selections for exposure adjustments and color grading in Photoshop. 

There is few different methods of creating luminosity masks, you can create aoutomated proces or work more manualy to create your own luminosity masks that will be suitable for your work. Later - you only need to use them in your work for lighting and color grading.  It is one of the most powerful tool for your retouching workflow in beauty, portrait or fashion photography - and deserves your attention!





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Marcin Mikus

Retoucher and Photoshop Instructor

I'm open minded and creative Photoshop Instructor and interationaly published Professional Retoucher.  The area I'm interested in is photo retouching and photomanipulation. I believe that massive layers of imagination allows me to create interesting, nontrivial ideas.

I've been teaching Photoshop for the last seven years. I spend almost every day with photoshop and in time I was able to gain more and more knowledge about right ways of teaching Photoshop. After few years of teachin...

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