Softening skin


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Softening skin

In this movie we will be working on the file skin_softening.psd. Let's double-click that to open it up in Photoshop. I have to go to Full Screen View mode, double-click the Zoom tool to take the image to 100%. Now a quick note on this movie. What am I going to do is simply introduce an initial softening technique. Now this is just the starting point. There are a number of different techniques that we can use, and if you are interested in skin softening, here's where I recommend. Check out some of the other training titles I have on retouching, because there you will find an exhaustive amount of information on how to make skin look its best.

Now here let's just start the ball rolling. What we are going to do is copy our background layer twice. Press Command+J twice on a Mac/Ctrl+J twice on a PC. The top layer we are going to name Texture and then the middle layer we are going to name Soft and then we will turn off to visibility of the top layer, target the Soft layer and here...

Softening skin
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Softening skin provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS4 for Photographers

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Photography
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Photoshop
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