Join Timothy Sexton for an in-depth discussion in this video Smoothing wrinkles on clothing, part of Photoshop Retouching Techniques: Fashion Editorial.
As a retoucher who works primarily with fashion photography, there're certain details that…I'm on the lookout for as I begin the process of correcting clothing.…Folds, wrinkles, wrong size garments on the model, clams, pins, stretching, it really…makes me wonder if there was actually a stylist on set that day.…The reality of a set for a fashion shoot is that there's so much going on that certain…things are often overlooked.…But overlooked with the confidence in me in postproduction to see and correct everything…missed on purpose or by mistake.…Knowing what the end product should look like before you begin is a key to better and quicker results.…
So, I'm going to zoom on in here, and as I'm zooming in, I'm going to be making mental…notes about what it is that I need to correct.…Right away, I'm seeing all of this bunching up and folds down here.…I'm seeing this piece of the blouse jutting out, and I'm seeing this part billowing out just a bit too much.…Now we don't want to cut it in so looks like it's really tight on her, but we just want…
- 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