Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Increasing height, part of Photoshop CS3 Portrait Retouching Essentials.
Hey, it is great to have you back.…In this movie, we are going to be working on the same image and we will be looking at how we can add height to our images.…I was reading an article recently on a famous retoucher and this guy retouches a lot of rock stars.…One of the things that he said it was kind of interesting; he said, he is always adding height to his images in order…to add a little bit of presence, a little bit of stature,…because a lot of times you see rock stars up on stages, and they look so tall.…So what we are going to do here is look at how we can increase the height in our own images.…Now, I'm going to go through the application of these techniques in order to illustrate how you would use these.…
OK, well first let's say, we want to lengthen the arms, we will grab the Marquee tool, make a nice broad selection of the arms,…copy that selection to a new layer, Layer New Layer via Copy.…Next, Free Transform that by going to edit Free Transform, we are just going to stretch this out, reposition this.…
Those wishing to see these skills applied in greater detail may also enjoy Photoshop CS3 Portrait Retouching Techniques.
- Strategizing a retouching workflow
- Correcting color and tone
- Cleaning up images in Camera Raw
- Removing distractions
- Enhancing structure and symmetry
- Reducing and removing wrinkles
- Sculpting facial features and body parts
- Whitening and brightening teeth
- Changing eyes
- Smoothing skin
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1. Retouching Roadmap
2. Correcting Color and Tone
3. Cleaning Up Images in Camera Raw
4. Cleaning Up Images in Photoshop
5. Structural Image Enhancements
6. Reducing and Removing Wrinkles
7. Enhancing Eyes
8. Enhancing Eyelashes and Eyebrows
9. Improving Hair
10. Improving Faces and Bodies
11. Fixing Teeth
12. Improving Makeup
13. Enhancing Skin
14. Softening Skin
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