Color-correcting skin tones


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Color-correcting skin tones

So far, I have shared with you some valuable techniques in regards to retouching. Yes, some of you may be wondering Chris, how do I put all of these techniques together? How do I create a retouching workflow? How do I retouch a photograph from start to finish? Well, that's exactly what we are going to do in this chapter. And in this first movie, we are going to work on correcting the Color and Tone here. Now for starters, we look at the image and we say okay, we have this nice portrait, yet the Color and Tone doesn't look very good, we need to fix that. Well, let's go and grab our Eyedropper tool, and we will select that Eyedropper tool, and then what we are going to do is hold down the Shift key, and I'm going to click on a few areas of the image.

Before I do that, I do want to make sure my Sample Size is something other than Point Sample. Now, this is a relatively lower resolution file, it's not to low res, but 5 by 5 and it could work well, or 11 by 11 for that ma...

Color-correcting skin tones
Video duration: 4m 8s 12h 23m Intermediate

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Color-correcting skin tones provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 Portrait Retouching Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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