Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Improving the desert floor, part of Photoshop CS5: Fashion Retouching Projects.
At this stage, I want to focus in on two areas of the photograph.…One area is the edge of the subject here and also I want to focus in on the desert.…I want to dark in that up a little bit over here.…Well, first let's work on the edge of the subject.…If we zoom in a little bit, one of the things you will notice is that our…Black & White adjustment layers create this kind of glow over this edge here…where we have this effect.…One of the things I am thinking is it might be nice to have some of my…background effects spill over into the subject.…just bringing out this highlight even more, adding to the overall connection…between these two adjustments.…
Well, to do that simply click in the mask for the main background adjustment layer.…It's this one, the Black & White adjustment, Soft Light on 100%.…Then we are going to go to our Mask panel and here we're going to go Mask Edge.…Now what the intent here is to kind of mess up the mask. We're going to…try to make a mask that isn't as good. In other words, so that it spills over into the image.…
- Changing clothing drape or shape
- Modifying the background
- Working with shadows and highlights
- Improving color
- Adding blur
- Cleaning up flyaway hairs
- High pass sharpening
- Adjusting eyes and eyebrows
- Reducing shadows around the eyes
- Making creative adjustments with color
- Removing wrinkles and smoothing skin texture
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop CS5: Portrait Retouchingwith Chris Orwig11h 1m Intermediate
Photoshop CS5: Athletic Retouching Projectswith Chris Orwig6h 9m Intermediate
Photoshop CS5: Creative Compositingwith Chris Orwig4h 41m Intermediate
1. Simple Fashion Project
2. Cleanup Fashion Project
Fixing details and wrinkles5m 31s
3. Desert Fashion Project
4. Commercial Fashion Project
5. Vintage Fashion Project
6. Natural Beauty Project
7. Fashion Beauty Project
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