In the video, I’ll guide you through taking a plain looking photo of a baby, and just adding a little more “oomf” to it, bringing out the details, and making it stand out from the crowd,
while avoiding looking overly manipulated and cheesy.
- Applications Used: Adobe Photoshop CS5
- Difficulty: Intermediate
- Estimated Completion Time: 3h +
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Final Product What You’ll Be Creating
36 minute video tutorial, explaining in detail How to Retouch Baby Photos in Photoshop!
The video is 1200×900 resolution, so you can see everything that’s going on (preview is widescreen) clearly and in detail.
You do not need to be a Photoshop Genius to follow this tutorial! All techniques are covered in sufficient depth, for those relatively new to retouching.
- Skin cleaning.
- Skin smoothing.
- Keeping detail in smoothed skin.
- Lighting retouching.
- Hair retouching.
- Eye retouching.
- HDR Toning.
- Swapping backgrounds.
- And more!
Along with the video, you also get the exact same image that have been worked in the video, so you can follow the tutorial in exact detail!
Note: Included PSD file is lower resolution than worked on in the video, due to file size constraints.
…and that’s the end of the preview!