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Dodge and Burn

Surreal Portrait Retouching Workflow • 9m 44s

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  • Color Grading

    Apply a variety of color elements to create a surreal and painterly finish to the image. Utilize Selective Color to create a matte effect, curves to enhance vibrancy, contrast and saturation. Apply a gradient to further enhance the style of the character’s face.

  • Puppet Warp

    Apply final modifications to the image with painting, blending, and puppet warping.

  • Final Textures

    Blending texture, custom brushes, and masking to create the final composition for Bluebird.