Natural Touchups is a video course all about beauty retouching for videos. Just like with photoshop, you can fix blemishes, smooth out skin, change eye color, even reduce grey hairs, but on moving video instead of still pictures. Using After Effects this is all possible. This course features 19 videos that take you through all of the steps to become a pro at video touchups. Also included is the complete After Effects project files so you can follow along, but also a bunch of example video clips for you to practice on.
High End Beauty Retouching
Touching up video has really been just a dream, or only reserved for high end hollywood productions. Touching up still pictures is one thing, you can even find several courses here on Udemy that will teach you that very thing. But touching up stills and touching up videos are drastically different. To get great results in retouching video, you need to use the right techniques and learn the proper skills in After Effects.
About This Course
This course features 19 Videos, covering all the skills and techniques you need to do masterful video retouching. A few of the many things you'll learn are.
-Change Eye Color
-Keep Skin Looking Natural
-Fix Chapped Lips
I'm excited for you to learn some great skills in After Effects and video retouching. Please don't hesitate to purchase this course, you won't be disappointed. Thanks!
This is the introductory lesson before you start Natural Touchups, teaching users about motion and masking tracking. If you are already familiar with these techniques then you may proceed onto the other lessons in this beauty course.
This first lesson teaches you the basics of brightening skin tones on a models face.
At the end of this course, you will be familiar with techniques of compositing, face tracking and using the brightness and contrast tools.
This second lesson will teach you how to use the mask tracker and brighten eyes on the model you are using.
In this lesson you will learn to remove dark spots under eyes using mask tracking in After Effects.
In this lesson you will be using the basics of mask and point tracking in order to remove simple blemishes on the face and skin. In Lesson 15 you will learn more advanced techniques to remove stubborn blemishes.
In this lesson you learn to brighten and whiten teeth in After Effects using the mask tracking tool and color correction.
In this lesson you learn to reduce texture in skin by again using the mask tracker and the blur effect in color correction.
In this lesson you will learn how to reduce shine on a model’s face by experimenting with the blur & sharpen tool and the mask tracker.
In this lesson you will use the frequency separation technique in order to even out skin tones in After Effects.
In this lesson will you learn to change eye colors from blue to brown using masking and color correction in After Effects.
In this lesson will you learn to change eye colors from brown to blue using masking and color correction in After Effects.
In this lesson you will using face tracking and color correction in After Effects in order to remove gray hairs
In this lesson you learn to use mask tracking, color corrections, and mask feathering in After Effects to reduce red marks on skin.
In this lesson you will learn some basics of using the blur and sharpen tool in order to remove chapped lips in After Effects.
Again, like in lesson 5 “Whiten Teeth,” you will be using more advanced tactics in After Effects using the mask tracker to go in and selective whiten teeth on the sides of the jaw line.
In this lesson you will learn to removal hard blemishes residing in deep crevices in the skin and or blocked by shadows. You will be using techniques involving both motion and mask tracking, and color correction.
In this final lesson you will be using various techniques you’ve learned in previous courses in Natural Touchups: Video Retouching in After Effects. Remember, if you’re having trouble please review the other courses that teach more about motion tracking, color correction and mask feathering.
Congratulations on finishing this Udemy course! Now you're on your way to the bonus levels. This lesson will teach you how to fix someones broken tooth in After Effects.
Congratulations on finishing this Udemy course! Now you're on your way to the bonus levels. This lesson will teach you how to reshape a face in After Effects.
Mikey is an After Effects and Video Production professional, motion graphics artist and all around great guy. Currently he is the creative director for Go Fast Web, a marketing and video company in a small town, but with big reach, Working with clients all over the globe. Mikey is also a founder of cinemaspice, a new site that has resources for video editors and after effects users.
Bragging rights include: After Effects Certified Expert, Emmy award winner, former university teacher (After Effects of course) and happily married with 6 kids.
In addition, Mikey runs the largest After Effects community on Google+ and has a successful YouTube channel dedicated to After Effects tutorials. Mikey is also a contributor to Tuts+ and PremiumBeat