Quick portrait retouching technique using Clarity


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Quick portrait retouching technique using Clarity

Okay I am super excited, I get to show you one of my favorite techniques for doing a quick portrait retouch in Camera Raw and it involves using something called the Adjustment Brush. Now typically when you're doing a Portrait retouch, you want to add some contrast and focus on the eyes and draw people into that most important part of the subject matter there, and then you often want to smooth out or lessen the contrast of the skin texture. So I'm going to teach you a technique that lets you do that using the Adjustment Brush tool. I'm going to click on the Adjustment Brush tool. It's up here. Looks like a little Brush Icon, I can press the letter K as well.

And what I want to do is use the Clarity slider. And before I began, I want to make sure all my particular attributes are zeroed out. If they're not you can double-click on the slider to take it back to zero. So if I slide this over and double -click, it takes it back to zero. The only attribute that I'm going to...

Quick portrait retouching technique using Clarity
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Quick portrait retouching technique using Clarity provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS5 Essential Training

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Design Photography
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