Join Timothy Sexton for an in-depth discussion in this video Next steps, part of Photoshop Retouching Techniques: Fashion Editorial.
In this course, I have addressed just a few key details on these images.…Aside from that, I would suggest that you clean them up a bit more and set a nice contrast to them.…Upon seeing the contrast, it will change aspects of each image, and you will find you will…have to do a bit of balancing to bring the image together.…The image where we cleaned up the clothing, I would recommend that you balance these legs…out a bit to match the rest of her and bring out some detail in the stockings.…The image where we body shaped is a bit out of focus.…So I want to try to sharpening it up a bit overall and selectively to make up for that softness.…
Go ahead and duplicate your retouching layer, try an unsharp mask with the settings of…22, 2, 50, 0, then let's changed that layer mode to lighten.…And this image with a wild hair, let's work the skin a little bit with some dodging and…burning on a soft light 50% gray layer to counter the blotchiness of the skin.…On all three images, go ahead and selectively pop out the model from the background a bit…
- Setting up your workspace
- Making hair manageable with the Clone Stamp tool
- Using Liquify to shape hair
- Smoothing wrinkles on fabric
- Elongating the model with layers