Adobe Photoshop CC Portrait Retouching Masterclass
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Adobe Photoshop CC Portrait Retouching Masterclass

Learn How To Edit And Retouch Portrait Photography Images Using Adobe Camera Raw and Photoshop CC
4.9 (21 ratings)
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333 students enrolled
Created by Sandy Dee
Last updated 8/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 14.5 hours on-demand video
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Know how to retouch portraits in Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Understand the tools needed for efficient and fast workflows
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Requirements
  • You should have access to Adobe Photoshop CC
Description

This course is for photographers who want master creative and efficient portrait retouching in Adobe Camera Raw and Photoshop CC. If you would love to bring out the best in your images, this course is for you!

Fully retouched images are now expected by clients and models. But most likely you don’t want to spend hours working in Photoshop but rather develop an efficient workflow that will enable you to finish images quicker, meaning you can get back to shooting your next project. In this masterclass, I will show you step-by-step the most important functionalities in Adobe Camera Raw and Photoshop CC, so you can develop your images to their highest potential.

You will learn:

  • The best Adobe Camera Raw development processes.
  • All important Photoshop tools, from skin healing tools to clone stamp to content aware fill. Skin softening, teeth whitening, tanning.. the list goes on!

  • How to create the most amazing look for your subject: Subtle yet effective ways to sculpt and shape bodies.

  • How to stylize your image to its fullest potential.
  • How to use actions to streamline your workflow.
  • Workflows that include natural light and studio light environments.

You will learn to enhance your photos with the right adjustments of white balance, tonality and exposure, you will understand important methods to fix skin blemishes and apply softening but we will also look at tricky situations like fixing your backgrounds and how you can create actions to work super fast.

After you have finished this video training course for Adobe Camera Raw and Adobe Photoshop CC, you will have mastered all the techniques to create stunning retouched portrait images that will wow your clients and models.

Who is the target audience?
  • Beginner to Intermediate Portrait Photographers
  • Anyone who is interested in retouching portraits
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Curriculum For This Course
96 Lectures
14:31:35
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Get to Know Your Photoshop Interface
8 Lectures 42:04
Intro: Why Your Future Self Will Thank You For Arranging Your PS Interface NOW
00:50

How does the Viewer Look at Your Image and How to Guide Him/Her
12:31

Your Photoshop Work Space - The Right Background Color
05:08

Avoiding Differences in Digital Files & Print: Color Space
05:33

Arranging Your Workspace Once & Never Worry About Missing Panels Again
05:00

Labeling Your Favorite Filters - So You'll Find Them in a Second
03:09

Using & Arranging Shortcuts
06:23

Better Results: Why to Use a Second Window
03:30
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Workflow 1 - The Artistic Female Portrait: Bright and Airy
27 Lectures 05:01:40
Intro: The Workflow of an Artistic Female Portrait
01:49

Analyzing the Portrait - Which Areas to Retouch
07:56

The Advantage of Smart Objects
07:39

The Power of Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) - Workflow Part 1
07:51

The Power of Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) - Workflow Part 2
14:35

The Power of Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) - Workflow Part 3
09:56


Skin Retouching - How to Work Non-Destructive
06:05

Skin Retouching: With the Healing Brush & Patch Tool
14:55

Frequency Separation Part 1 - The Amazing Technique To Retouch Skin
06:40

Frequency Separation Part 2 - How To Equalize Skin Tones
18:23

Frequency Separation Part 3 - Create an Action to Work Faster
05:51

Skin Softening Part 1 - The Quick and Dirty Way
08:28

Skin Softening Part 2 - Editing without Destroying Pores: The Powder Technique
09:29

Dodge & Burn: Shape the Face with Highlights & Shadows (Intro)
04:48

Dodge & Burn: Levels, Curves or Blending Modes
16:44

Dodge and Burn: Sculpting the Face & Body Like A Pro
13:20

Stylize Your Image: Contrast, Color Tones & Sparkling Eyes
14:32

Stylize Your Image: Glamour Glow
16:13

Stylize Your Image: My "Secret" Recipe in the Nik Collection
09:24

Body Transformation - How to Sculpt and Slim ANY Body in a Natural Way
18:18

Changing Facial Features - Create Symmetrical Eyes
15:56

The Digital Make-up Artist: Intensify Make Up or Eye Color
13:43

Final Touch Up Part 1 - Control Layers For Identifying Problems
09:04

Final Touch Up Part 2 - Create Sparkles & Editorial Styles
14:03

Illustrative Look: HDR Toning, Painterly Look & Sharpening
18:18

Guide Your Viewer with Light & How to Save Your Image the Best Way
16:02
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Speed Up Your Workflow
20 Lectures 02:34:03
Intro: Work More Efficiently
00:43

How To Speed Up Your Workflow
02:22

Sync Your Adjustments on RAW And JPEG Files
10:36

Create Awesome Presets in ACR
08:38

The Hidden Function: Using Presets in Photoshop
04:56

Create an Action Part 1 - Basic Development in ACR
10:18

Create an Action Part 2 - New Layer for Patch Tool Healing
03:05

Action Workflow Part 3 - Frequency Separation
08:45

Create an Action Part 4 - Skin Softenting with the Powder Technique
04:32

Action Workflow Part 5 - Dodge & Burn with Contrast
07:15

Action Workflow Part 6 - Body & Face
05:10

Action Workflow Part 7 - Nik Collection
06:20

Batch 4 Images Super Fast: Part 1 - Basic Development
10:24

Batch 4 Images Super Fast Part 2 - Patch Healing
05:33

Batch 4 Images Super Fast Part 3 - Frequency Separation & Skin Softening
08:55

Batch 4 images Super Fast Part 4 - Adding Contrast
09:01

Batch 4 Images Super Fast Part 5 - Body & Face
11:38

Batch 4 Images Super Fast Part 6 - Nik Collection
03:14

Speed Up Your Workflow With Layer Drag - Part 1
16:19

Speed Up Your Workflow With Layer Drag - Part 2
16:19
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Amazing Tricks For Your Retouching
8 Lectures 01:28:19
Intro: More Tricks to Enhance Your Retouching Techniques
00:47

Great Techniques to Fix Hair Problems
19:00

Awesome Eyes Part 1: Using the Quick Mask & Changing Eye Color
10:49

Awesome Eyes Part 2: Applying Digital Eyelashes
13:09

Teeth Whitening - The Easy Way
06:32

Teeth Whitening - The More Realistic Way
15:25

Transform Pale Skin Into a Golden Summer Tan
12:52

Body Sculpting - Fix Lens Distortion, Maximize or Minimize Body Parts
09:45
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Workflow 2 - The Male Portrait: Gritty Urban Style
7 Lectures 54:05
Intro: The Urban Workflow
00:14

Transform a Boring Background: Adding Texture the Easy Way
10:22

Sculpting with Contrast: Dodge & Burn the Quick & Dirty Way
08:42

Freaky Amazing Details a la Calvin Hollywood
05:04

Freaky Amazing Details on a Female Portrait
03:45

Stunning Color Looks: Vintage, Cross-Processed, Faded or Realistic
16:24

Adding a Vignette: The Easy Way or The Better Way
09:34
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Further Tricks and Tips
14 Lectures 02:37:20
How to Create an Awesome "Movie Look"
11:02

The Movie Look on a Female Portrait
05:51

The Controversial Style: Selective Color - Don't Ruin Your Image
06:08

Changing a Red Dress to Black or White - Super Easy (No Selection Needed)
08:46

Changing Blue Wardrobe to Black, White or a Totally Different Color
10:52

Changing Foliage From Summer to Fall Colors - Romantic Tones
06:21

Create Beautiful Tones for Natural Light Photography: Florabella Actions Part 1
16:20

Create Beautiful Tones with Florabella Actions Part 2 - Learn the History Brush
13:53

The Awesome Snapshot Option - An Easy Way to Have the BEST Overview
10:00

Create Alternative Images for Yourself or Your Clients with Snapshots
05:14

How to Fix Problems on a White Background
22:29

How to Fix Problems on a Black Background
06:50

Fixing Sensor Dust and Background Problems
17:44

Create a Watermark - With Your Own Brush Preset in Photoshop or in Lightroom
15:50
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Workflow 3 - The Dark Female Portrait: Hollywood Style
2 Lectures 33:32
Dark Beauty Fast Edit
13:42

Black and White Conversions - Different Methods to Find Your Favorite
19:50
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Bonus
4 Lectures 19:13
Problems With Your Actions? Run Them Smoothly with this Tutorial
09:16

How to Create a "Before and After" Slide Show
05:40

Thank You for Watching!
01:13

Why I love Photoshop: The Funny Easter Egg
03:04
About the Instructor
Sandy Dee
4.9 Average rating
62 Reviews
994 Students
4 Courses
Photographer/Owner at Sandyseyecatcher

Sandy is originally from Germany and studied Photography in London, where she earned a Diploma in Professional Photography. Following her passion for creative conceptual portrait photography, she moved to San Jose, California where she runs stylized portrait workshops, and wrote the book 'Posing Like A Pro' which covers all aspects of posing for the contemporary photographer.

Sandy loves teaching and helping photographers reach new levels in their technique and creativity!