Simple Photoshop techniques to retouch a studio portrait.

Rob Sigler

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10 Videos (45m)
    • Introduction to the class

      0:40
    • 1. Opening and adjusting in Camera Raw

      2:20
    • 2. The basics - Crop, basic liquify, the burn tool, and a few keyboard shortcuts.

      5:50
    • 3. The hair - blurring the strays, dogging and burning, and coloring.

      10:31
    • 4. The skin - spot healing, frequency separation, skin tone.

      10:28
    • 5. Dodging and burning the skin.

      2:17
    • 6. Teeth - taking away the yellow!

      2:53
    • 7. Eyes - Making the eyes sparkle.

      5:25
    • 8. Eye whites - cleaning them up with surface blur.

      2:36
    • 9. Final steps - converting to 8 bits, and sRGB profile.

      1:56

About This Class

It's easy to get hung up using expensive Photoshop actions and plug-ins.  In this course, I'll show you how you can use the basic Photoshop tools to retouch a studio headshot.  the techniques I'll demonstrate are easy to understand, and fun!  I've included a DNG file of the image I used in the video so you can play along at home.