Beauty & Portrait Retouching With Pratik Naik

Beauty & Portrait Retouching With Pratik Naik

8 Seasons

Properly retouching skin, beauty and portrait images has always posed challenges for retouchers and photographers. Pratik Naik will share his analytical approach and advanced Photoshop knowledge to give you an effective workflow for retouching skin, beauty and portrait images.

Beauty & Portrait Retouching With Pratik Naik
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    Episode 1

    Welcome to Beauty and Portrait Retouching with retoucher, Patrik Naik. In this advanced training series, explore topics from RAW processing to color theory, industry expectations, to image analysis and cleanup. Work with portraits, commercial headshots, lifestyle, and beauty. Follow Patrik as he ...

  • Wacom Tablets

    Episode 2

    Every professional process has a toolset. For retouching - a tablet is essential to a clean, precise, and efficient process. Examine how to optimize settings in your computer's system preferences. See practical advantages of using a tablet with Photoshop examples.

  • RAW Processing

    Episode 3

    In this section, explore the power of camera RAW processing using Capture One. Compare Capture One and Adobe Camera RAW processing capabilities to maximize image fidelity and quality.

  • Color Theory

    Episode 4

    In this section, listen as retoucher Patrik Naik examines his views on color in a photography and retouching workflow. Use Adobe Color CC to start building a foundation in color schemes.

  • Color Application

    Episode 5

    With Adobe Color CC as a starting point, apply color in an intentional way to images within Photoshop. Using blend modes, the color picker, and hex code, apply color with motivated moves to create distinct looks in your imagery. Develop a workflow for integrating Adobe Color CC swatches across yo...

  • Exporting

    Episode 6

    Develop a method to export your images from Photoshop for delivery and archival. Consider best practices for compression, color space, format and resolution to create high quality, optimized deliverables for your images.