In Photoshop CS5: Athletic Retouching Projects, Chris Orwig demonstrates how to use Photoshop CS5 to add energy, motion, and strength to portraits and shots of athletes in action. This course covers removing blemishes from the subject and the background, adding motion blur, enhancing muscle tone, and making adjustments to photos shot in outdoor lighting conditions. Sections on underwater portraits and working with multiples subjects are also included. Exercise files accompany the course.
Creating and combining multiple exposures
Enhancing color and tone
Removing unwanted background elements
Simplifying with selections
Improving composition with cropping
Toning with the High Dynamic Range (HDR) Pro toolset