Advanced Photoshop For Photographers

Learn advanced Photoshop skills with professional retoucher Viktor Fejes, who demonstrates his professional workflow, how to use visual aid layers and much, much more.

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Why we require retouching

01. Why we require retouching

For this Advanced Photoshop for Photographers course, Karl is joined by professional retoucher Viktor Fejes. Viktor, who started using Adobe Photoshop at the age of eight years old, joins Karl to present this series of Photoshop classes, where he demonstrates…
Retouch Beauty Part 1

02. Retouch beauty Part 1

In this Photoshop class, where Karl is joined by professional retoucher Viktor Fejes, we look at the initial RAW processing of an image file before commencing further work in Photoshop. Here, Viktor explains the techniques required for skin retouching and…
Retouch Beauty part 2

03. Retouch beauty Part 2

This Photoshop class continues from the previous chapter, where professional retoucher Viktor Fejes teaches you how to retouch a beauty image. In this class Viktor clearly explains the concepts of Opacity and Flow, demonstrating their differences and revealing which offers…
Retouch Beauty part 3

04. Retouch beauty Part 3

In this Photoshop class professional retoucher Viktor Fejes shows how minor adjustments can have a big impact as he continues with the beauty retouch from the previous classes, revealing a number of exciting new insights into professional retouching. In this…
Retouch Beauty part 3

05. Retouch beauty Part 4

In this Photoshop class you’ll see as professional retoucher Viktor Fejes completes his beauty retouch demonstration, adding the final finishing touches to the skin, hair, eyes, lips and background. He shows you how to make adjustments for local contrast control,…
Preparing visual aid layers

06. Preparing “Visual Aid” layers

After working through the previous classes you’ll have seen just how useful visual aid layers can be in the retouching process. In this Photoshop class Karl and Viktor sit down to show you, step by step, how to create the…
Home interior retouch

07. Home interior retouch

What are the key things to consider when retouching interior images? How do you balance tone and color to help guide the viewers eye? How do you correct image distortion or remove unwanted objects to minimize distractions? In this Photoshop…
Product retouch part 1

08. Product retouch Part 1

Product retouching is often an essential requirement and a useful skill for any photographer. In this Photoshop class Viktor and Karl retouch a product image, shot by Karl. Simulating a typical photographer-retoucher relationship, Viktor works through the set list of…
Product retouch part 2

09. Product retouch Part 2

In Part 2 of this product image retouch, Karl and Viktor apply the finishing touches to the Hasselblad Stellar image. Viktor demonstrates how to accentuate color and contrast throughout the image, using adjustment layers such as Levels, Curves and Hue…
Hair advert retouch

10. Hair advert retouch

Hair, by its very nature, is a challenging subject for retouchers as each strand is a detailed configuration of pixels that must not be compromised. Whilst a time consuming process, the right techniques will reveal a final image worthy of…
Wedding couple retouch part 1

11. Wedding couple retouch Part 1

Producing several ‘hero’ images from a couples wedding will bring you much higher earning capability as those special images are often purchased for larger size print reproduction by the couple, family and friends. In this photography class Viktor and Karl…
Wedding couple retouch part 2

12. Wedding couple retouch Part 2

This Photoshop class continues from the previous chapter, where Viktor started demonstrating how to retouch a wedding photo quickly and efficiently. With the initial stages of the retouch complete, he now works on creating smooth skin tones and color transitions…
Proper black and white conversions

13. Proper black & white conversions

Converting an image to black and white may sound simple, especially when you see the myriad of ways to convert to black and white, but those quick and easy ways may not necessarily be the best way. So what is…

Stellar Camera Product shoot

In this photography class, a bonus product photography shoot, Karl photographs a Hasselblad Stellar Special Edition Camera. Karl talks you through the process of how to photograph a product image — from deciding your angle of view to how to…