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How to Retouch Portraits Using Lightroom CC

Lesson 1 of 10

Class Introduction to How to Retouch Portraits Using Lightroom CC

 

How to Retouch Portraits Using Lightroom CC

Lesson 1 of 10

Class Introduction to How to Retouch Portraits Using Lightroom CC

 

Lesson Info

Class Introduction to How to Retouch Portraits Using Lightroom CC

Today we are talking about retouching in Lightroom, and specifically faces, so it's gonna be fun. And a little bit about myself, I'm a professional retoucher based out of Washington, D.C. And my mantra is work smarter, not harder, so again, just kind of coming back to our message for the day is, you know, maybe you don't actually have to take your image all the way into Photoshop for the some of the stuff, for some of the retouching stuff, some of the facial retouching stuff that most people are very comfortable with using Photoshop for, but maybe we could be doing that kind of stuff in Lightroom. Hey, it's worth a try, let's try it out. And I'm gonna show you some really exciting stuff. I'm gonna teach you a little bit about how to retouch faces without Photoshop, like I just said. We are going to be creating a lot of custom retouching brushes. I'm going to kind of show how to dodge and burn in Lightroom and without Photoshop. And then we are going to also touch on the fact that you c...

an actually sync those changes across multiple images. So we have a lot of stuff to cover today, and I think we have about 90 minutes so it's gonna be a great show. It's going to be packed full of useful information for you guys, so I'm excited to get started.

Class Description

AFTER THIS CLASS YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:

  • Retouch portraits using Adobe Lightroom.
  • Use frequency separation and dodge and burn to adjust images.

ABOUT KRISTINA'S CLASS:

Let’s be honest, who has two spare hours to spend retouching a single image in Adobe® Photoshop®. Fortunately, there’s Adobe® Lightroom®, which offers so many amazing tools you can skip Photoshop altogether. In this class, Kristina Sherk will show you all the incredible portrait retouching techniques you can achieve in Lightroom in just seconds, including topics like frequency separation and dodge and burn. She will translate all the high-level retouching techniques once thought to be only feasible in Photoshop into super-fast Lightroom brushes to save you tons of time.

WHO THIS CLASS IS FOR:

  • All Levels of photographers and retouchers

SOFTWARE USED:

Photoshop CC 2019

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR:

For the past 10 years, Kristina Sherk has been a high-end photo retoucher based out of Washington, D.C. She specializes in beauty retouching and has done work for many clients such as Time Inc., Hasselblad, Merz Aesthetic, and Cotton Incorporated. She loves “translating Photoshop” for people and subsequently, she’s a contributing author for educational publications like Shutter Magazine, Photoshop User Magazine and Lightroom Magazine. She is well-known for her online teaching, and you can find out more at www.SharkPixel.com/store.

Reviews

JennMercille
 

As fast as Lightroom is growing and improving, it's a hard to keep up with everything it is capable of. Kristina did a great job of showing how to speed up workflow by retouching in ways that I though you could only do well in Photoshop. This class is super informative and well worth it!

Tucker
 

Great, give me a new start to editing my pics.