Every step to this point in the workflow has been to prepare the image for retouching. With a creative map, efficient workspace, and balanced RAW processing, begin retouching the Nike Air Max athletic shoe in Photoshop. With this first step, learn best practices for shaping the shoe. Leverage the power of Photoshop's Liquefy tool balanced with the seasoned experience of high end retoucher, Sef McCullough, create a clean, dimensional shape. Use Smart Objects, to work non-destructively. Learn keyboard shortcuts and tool comparisons to expedite your workflow. Manipulate form, shape, and line while listening to Sef's philosophy and approach.