Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Reducing shadows around the eyes, part of Photoshop CS5: Fashion Retouching Projects.
At this stage, what we're ready to do is to move on to something else and really…all that we've done so far is work on the small details.…So let's merge together all the work that we've done so far.…In order to do that, let's merge all of these underlying layers to the topmost layer.…We'll press a shortcut.…On a Mac it's Shift+Option+Command+E key.…On Windows that's Shift+Alt+ Ctrl+E. Here is that top layer.…Here we can press the Shift key and then click on the bottom layer of our…cleanup work and press Command+E. And the reason we're doing this, merging…to top, is because if we have any opacity or any blending, we need to do…that in order to make sure we maintain all of the detail of the work that we've just done.…
And again, this is much cleaner view of our layers.…It also does something for us.…It kind of boosts your confidence in a way.…It's like, hey, you know what, I'm making progress.…This is pretty simple. I can see a real dramatic change in my before and after.…Of course, if we get here we want to make more changes. If we want to grab our…
- 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
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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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