Advance Portrait Retouching
Denny TangNovember 20, 2004
Create professional portraits using a combination of techniques we've invented andtechniques commonly used in the photo retouching industry.
Open the image for editing.
First, we will correct the colours and theexposure of the image. Duplicate the currentlayer (Ctrl+J) and rename the layers to thefollowing:Skin Colour Reduce ShadowOriginal
We will start with correcting the skin colour.With the layer "Skin Colour" selected, use the"Marquee" tool (M) to select areas of the skin.
Apply an "Average" filter (Filter> Blur>Average). Use the "Eyedropper" tool (I) toselect the colour in the selection.