How to Quickly Smooth Skin and Pores in Photoshop CC


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A quick technique for smoothing skin and pores

After I've removed any of the noticeable blemishes that are obviously temporary, so we want to get rid of, I might want to use this little technique to soften the skin a little bit. Now, I could turn the background into a smart object in order to apply this filter. But because I'm doing pixel-based editing, I think it's going to be easier and it's also going to enable me to do more things if I just duplicate the background and then run the filter on the duplicate later. So in order to duplicate the background, I'll use Cmd+J or Ctrl+J.

Now I have layer one. And I'm going to rename that soften skin. Now Enter or Return in order to apply that name. And let's zoom in to 100%. I'll use Cmd+1 or Ctrl+1 on Windows in order to do that. Now on this layer, I'm going to chose the Filter menu and then select the Camera Raw Filter. Here I'll also want to zoom in to 100%. But I need to use a different shortcut and that is Cmd+Option+0 or on Windo...

A quick technique for smoothing skin and pores
Video duration: 3m 4s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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A quick technique for smoothing skin and pores provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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