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Portrait Retouching Basics

Pratik Naik

Portrait Retouching Basics

Pratik Naik

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1 Class Introduction Duration:03:42
2 Tools of the Trade Duration:10:18
3 Setting up a Game Plan Duration:09:03
4 Healing and Clone Brush Duration:28:31
5 Dodging and Burning Duration:18:31
7 Liquify Tool & Unsharp Mask Duration:04:37

Class Description

AFTER THIS CLASS YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:

  • Edit portraits with confidence
  • Create an editing workflow that works for you
  • Correct skin like a professional photo editor
  • Work with Photoshop layers
  • Confidently use healing and cloning brushes
  • Expertly dodge and burn

ABOUT PRATIK’S CLASS:

Find the thought of portrait retouching daunting? Professional photo editor Pratik Naik teaches photographers how to make the process simple -- and enjoyable -- in this 90-minute quick start class.

Rather than focusing on image-specific edits, learn the editing tool essentials that you can use on any portrait. Develop the best photo editing workflow for your photography and finish those edits faster. Gain the confidence to work with the healing and clone brush editing tools. Discover how to dodge and burn non-destructively.

Whether you are working with RAW files or JPGs, learn how to create a high-end portrait edit that flatters without airbrushing that plastic look. Edit photos with confidence, on a Mac or PC, inside Adobe Photoshop.

WHO THIS CLASS IS FOR:

  • Beginner and Professional photographers working with portraits
  • Novice to intermediate photo editors
  • Photoshop beginners
  • Self-taught editors ready to create better retouches

SOFTWARE USED: Adobe Photoshop CC 2017

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR:

With more than a decade of experience, Pratik Naik is a high-end professional photo editor. Working primarily in the commercial and editorial sectors, his image retouching work has appeared in magazines like Marie Claire, Elle, Zink, and others. With a straightforward, fun teaching style, Pratik is also a mentor and instructor for photographers and photo editors.

Reviews

Paloma Aviles
 

He is fantastic, the best online teacher you can have. You learn a lot from him, he made easy photoshop. I recommend his course 100%.

Anastasia Roschina-Kulakova
 

Retouching is my favourite part of the art process, and here I found really nice and helpful tips for an easier workflow! Thank you!

Ellen
 

Best Educator amazing instruction