Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with shadows and highlights, part of Photoshop CS5: Fashion Retouching Projects.
At this stage, one of the things that I'm interested in working on is the light.…In particular, I want to work on the light on each side of the nose.…So let's zoom in a little bit here.…One of the things that you'll notice is that this is going to be really tricky…to try to remove this.…I want to remove this and create a different type of a highlight.…So in order to do that, let's merge to top.…On a Mac, press Shift+Option+Command+E; on Windows, press Shift+Alt+Ctrl+E.…Let's name this new layer light.…Here what I'll do is I'm going to go ahead and go to my Healing Brush and then…drop down to the Patch tool.…
Now with the Patch tool, what I'm interested in doing is making a patch…selection of this area of light.…Now in order to use the Patch tool, you have to be on a layer with all of the content.…Here we'll then click-and -drag this to a new area.…Now where we drag this to is going to be kind of interesting.…We want to try to find nice tone here.…So go ahead, and drag and drop.…Now if we didn't get it right away, what we might want to do is press Command+H…
- 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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