Flipping a mirror image


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Flipping a mirror image

In this exercise, we're going to begin retouching inside of Photoshop. So I thought I'd supply you with the photograph that offers all the flaws in the world. It's an image of me that I shot in a mirror, quite obviously, using an E-30, which is a really great SLR from Olympus. The name of the image is Man in mirror.jpg. I just come in from the snow, actually. It was quite cold out on my balcony where I live in Boulder, Colorado. I'd come in and the snow is starting to melt off, hence all the drips. But my hands are quite cold, as indicated by the redness.

Meanwhile, I seem to have developed this strange case of forehead jaundice. That's really a function of these incandescent lights that I went ahead and cropped out of the photo that are right above my forehead. But I do look a little odd. Also, if you take a close look, I am not entirely shaven. I've got about a day's worth of beard going. I'll show you a little bit of a smoothing technique. It's not rea...

Flipping a mirror image
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Flipping a mirror image provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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