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Portrait Tips: Easy on the eyes, please
Eyes are simply the most important thing in a portrait. We know this. We do all kinds of things to...
Retouching images, 10 years later
We can't get out and photograph as easily as we used to. So what are we to do? Serge Ramelli...
How to fix backlit portrait problem areas in Photoshop
In this video, Sony Artisan Chris Orwig shows us how to fix common problem areas when it comes to backlit...
Save time doing skin smoothing on a large portrait session
Portrait clients now expect some level of retouching on the proofs they see to make their final selections. Even a...
My survival kit: Lights, camera and Perfectly Clear
I was talking with my friend and fellow author, Levi Sim, the other day about how I only need three...
Two must-haves for beauty photographers
I have the best two must-haves for you in the beauty world right now, and I am so excited to...
Portrait Tips: “It’s not about you!”
This is about mindset. Somehow, late in the last century, folks became worried about how they looked in photos. People...
Beware the blur: Keeping portraits looking real
(Editor’s note: This guest article is by professional retoucher Dennis Dunbar. He has been adding the Photoshop magic to images for movie...
Logickeyboard provides quick shortcuts at your fingertips
It may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you want to improve your workflow, but a...
Portrait Tips: Quick settings for great black and whites in Lightroom Classic
In classes and conferences, I'm often asked about settings for making black and white portraits. The question goes something like...

Portrait Tips: Easy on the eyes, please

Eyes are simply the most important thing in a portrait. We know this. We do all kinds of things to emphasize the eyes. Catchlights, reflectors and post-processing all work to focus attention on your subject’s eyes. But you should go

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Retouching images, 10 years later

We can’t get out and photograph as easily as we used to. So what are we to do? Serge Ramelli takes us through a fun exercise of retouching some of his best photos from over 10 years ago. Retouching old

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Two must-haves for beauty photographers

I have the best two must-haves for you in the beauty world right now, and I am so excited to share them with you! Can I get a drumroll please? Press-on nails First up, we have press-on nails! Any other

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Portrait Tips: “It’s not about you!”

This is about mindset. Somehow, late in the last century, folks became worried about how they looked in photos. People my grandparents’ and parents’ ages were very concerned about how they looked. It trickled down into my generation, too. Kids

Read More

Beware the blur: Keeping portraits looking real

(Editor’s note: This guest article is by professional retoucher Dennis Dunbar. He has been adding the Photoshop magic to images for movie posters and ad campaigns for over 28 years. He loves working on cool images with cool creatives. Learn more and

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Two must-haves for beauty photographers

I have the best two must-haves for you in the beauty world right now, and I am so excited to share them with you! Can I get a drumroll please? Press-on nails First up, we have press-on nails! Any other

Read More

Portrait Tips: “It’s not about you!”

This is about mindset. Somehow, late in the last century, folks became worried about how they looked in photos. People my grandparents’ and parents’ ages were very concerned about how they looked. It trickled down into my generation, too. Kids

Read More

Beware the blur: Keeping portraits looking real

(Editor’s note: This guest article is by professional retoucher Dennis Dunbar. He has been adding the Photoshop magic to images for movie posters and ad campaigns for over 28 years. He loves working on cool images with cool creatives. Learn more and

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