Join Lee Varis for an in-depth discussion in this video Lesson 9: The Healing brush, part of Beyond Skin: Going Deeper with Photoshop CS3.
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The next tool we're going to use is the Healing brush and this tool is very…popular, because it's great to demo, it's like a magic Cloning tool.…It blends in seamlessly, and well, you just kind of have to see it.…I am going to takeout the bags under my eyes here.…But I want to make a separate layer for that, now I'll explain why that…happens in a minute, but I am going to make a separate layer that we're going to call Healing.…
And again, I'll go and select the Healing Brush tool, it's underneath the same…Spot Healing brush, all of the sophisticated retouching tools are in the same…place in the Tool palette.…This next one down is the Healing Brush tool and you really have to make sure…that you're not sampling on the Current Layer. You can sample on the Current &…Below, or All Layers.…So right now Current & Below makes the most sense for me.…
I am going to just sample Current & Below and check Aligned, okay.…Source should be sampled.…And right now it's going to work pretty much like a Clone tool, but unlike the…
Portraiture can be one of the most rewarding skills for a photographer to master, and the right post-processing and enhancement techniques can make all the difference. In Beyond Skin: Going Deeper with Photoshop CS3, Lee Varis uses Photoshop CS3 as a digital darkroom to bring out the best in photos of people, faces, and bodies. He examines tone and contrast, color correction, retouching, and more.
- Customizing the Photoshop CS3 workspace
- Controlling tone and color balance with Curves settings
- Correcting and enriching color with Hue/Saturation
- Converting images to black and white
- Retouching and sharpening portraits
- Enhancing background bokeh
- Adding portrait glow
- Blending luminosity
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