Using the Retouch brush


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Using the Retouch brush

Sometimes your images will have minor blemishes, and you can gently retouch them inside of iPhoto. In the case of this picture here, we have some blemishes on the neck. Let's go ahead, and press 2 to zoom in. You can see those a bit there. I'll press 1 to pull back out a bit. There's nothing wrong here; she really does have veins, but the thing is, they're just a tad distracting. So, over in the Quick Fixes area, I could take the Retouch brush. Now, I want to adjust the Size, in this case, so the brush isn't too big.

And by painting over that vein, when I let go, it will heal, and hide those veins. There we go! Using the navigator, I can move around a bit. And this is a great way to take out wrinkles, creases, or unwanted blemishes. Now, you don't want to overdo it, and you have to be careful where you click. We have a few veins here in the eyebrow.

And notice, in that case, it looks worse. So sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't. If you get too big of a pr...

Using the Retouch brush
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Using the Retouch brush provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Enhancing Photos with iPhoto

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