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How to Use Frequency Separation for Retouching

with Lisa Carney

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About The Class

Powerful and realistic retouching tools

AFTER THIS CLASS YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:

  • Retouch images using Photoshop’s frequency separation technique
  • Swap and combine elements within a photograph

ABOUT LISA'S CLASS:

You will learn how to use frequency separation technique in Adobe Photoshop® to adjust, and swap out elements to enhance images. You can combine elements from different images to enhance a single image. For example, taking skin from one image to use on a blown out skin image. By separating the colors and details you can work on one element without affecting the other.

WHO THIS CLASS IS FOR:

  • Intermediate to Advanced Adobe Photoshop Users
  • Portrait photographers

SOFTWARE USED:

Adobe Photoshop CC 2019

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR:

Lisa Carney is a high end retoucher who has spent over two decades working with the most dynamic players in the print, motion picture, and television industries.

Besides being a regular presenter at the Adobe MAX conference, her teaching roster runs the gamut from beginners to professional retouchers, and includes universities, design studios, movie studios, corporations, and private students.

Lisa has worked with all major movie studios and many television networks including Disney, Buena Vista, Paramount, 20th Century Fox, Fox Searchlight, Sony, Universal, Newline, Columbia, MGM, ABC Television, ESPN, TNT, CNN, CBS, CW,Warner Brothers and Sony.

Advertising credits include Burger King, Baskin-Robbins, Lowes, Jordana Cosmetics, Strategic Perceptions, Mattel, Chrysler, Mercedes, Mazda and Best Buy.


Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

    04:32
  2. 02

    Painting

    17:46
  3. 03

    Filters

    16:50
  4. 04

    Adding Texture

    07:49
  5. 05

    Skin Patches and Patterns

    03:02
  6. 06

    Removing Tattoo

    08:19

Meet Your Expert

Lisa Carney

Lisa Carney is a high end retoucher who has spent over two decades working with the most dynamic players in the print, motion picture, and television industries ... read more

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  • pdf Frequency Separation Presentation & Notes
  • atn Frequency Separation Photoshop Actions
  • jpg Leather Skin Texture

100% of students recommend this class.
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  • Creativelive Student

    June 2019

    Fast paced and great education! Not for the beginner, but definitely worth your time to learn these techniques and speed up your editing. I love Lisa's handouts, very visual and detailed. And I love being able to rewatch Lisa's videos when I get stuck.

  • PATRICIA ORTIZ

    PATRICIA ORTIZ

    August 2019

    I loved the class..... this tools will save me so much time while retouching!!!! Thank you Lisa, for sharing your skills and knowledge with us!!!

  • JennMercille

    JennMercille

    June 2019

    This was such an amazzzzing course! Now that I have a much better understanding of the actions I use, I can start tweaking them to make them better for what I do. I can't wait to start experimenting with them!

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