Photoshopping People: Intro to Portrait Retouching | Marshall Rimmer | Skillshare

Photoshopping People: Intro to Portrait Retouching

Marshall Rimmer, Filmmaker

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9 Lessons (1h 10m)
    • 1. Welcome to the Class

    • 2. Process the Raw Image

    • 3. Correct the Color with Adjustment Layers

    • 4. Sharpen the Image with Layer Masks

    • 5. Smooth the Skin with Frequency Separation

    • 6. Clean the Teeth with Opacity Tools

    • 7. Shine the Eyes with the Sponge Tool

    • 8. Brush the Hair with Liquify

    • 9. Stylize the Picture with Color Balance


About This Class

Retouching portraits is daunting. There are infinite ways you can adjust a picture. This class narrows it down to just the basics, helping you quickly beautify pictures of you or your friends without drowning in the depths of Photoshop.

In this class, you will learn how to accomplish the following:

  • Import photos with maximum color possibilities
  • Sharpen the image in a subtle manner
  • Correct color using levels, curves, and vibrancy
  • Beautify the skin
  • Accentuate the eyes
  • Whiten the teeth
  • Shine the hair
  • Create a natural vignette
  • Stylize the image

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