Retouching is a vast and complex business. Pratik Naik, from Solstice Retouching, in one of the most proficient retouchers in the commercial market today. In this new tutorial, Pratik shows you his analytical approach and best practices for advanced retouching of: portraits, skin, men's Images, commercial headshots, lifestyle and beauty Imagery. Topics from basic setup, to understanding an image to advanced and specialized techniques, are covered in great detail.
Pratik begins this tutorial by showing you how he sets up his workflow, and teaches how to properly assess and understand an image with industry standard language. Pratik will walk you though each step from initial image clean up, to some of his most advanced techniques which eliminate many of the challenges facing retouchers. The lessons Pratik shares will bring you not only greater understanding of retouching best practices, but will teach you how to most effectively give your images professional polish. We recommend to start with Photoshop 101 and Capture 1 Pro 101 before starting this course.
General Overview Closed Captions In English 54 Videos Covering Retouching on a Variety of Genres 13+ Hours of Instantly Downloadable Content iTunes Ready Optimized for Mobile Viewing RAWs Included for You to Follow Along Photoshop Action Set Included Learn Best Practices for Professional Retouching Learn Pratik Naik's Workflow Learn Retouching Terminology and Industry Expecations Learn How to Color Grade Learn How to Dodge and Burn Learn How Pratik Processes RAW Images for Retouching Learn How to Retouch Commercial Headshots Learn How to Retouch Beauty Learn How to Properly Use Liquify Learn How to Retouch Men's Images Learn How to Retouch Portraits Learn How to Retouch Lifestyle Learn Keyboard and Tablet Shortcuts Learn How to Retouch Peach Fuzz Learn How to Retouch Blotchy Skin Learn How to Retouch Hot Spots Learn How to Approach Arm Hair Learn How to Retouch Armpits Learn Frequency Separation