David Cuerdon returns with an all-new, updated version of his hit retouching class – Now for CS5. Beauty Portrait Retouching is more than just a class, it’s like a makeup kit for your pictures. This class is packed with downloads from David including all new actions, swatches, color brushes and more. Plus, David shows you how to fix more real-life situations that photographers face and gives you his own files to work with to help you bring out the true beauty in your own subjects.
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Dave gives you a quick overview about what's new and different in his retouching course, including a start to finish workflow, and shows you how to load the entire beauty kit
Dave applies his actual workflow on a regular person (i.e.: non-model) from start to finish for you to see the entire process and choose what works for you. In this segment, Dave covers Liquefy and retouching.
The retouch continues with reducing.
Learn how to use Dave's Action for eyes to make them pop.
Learn how to use Dave's Eyelash brush, clean up fly-aways, and add a little hair.
After a quick teeth whitening, Dave finishes up with a little contouring to the face and lips, then a little more of his actions for skin smoothing and sharpening.
Fixing skin imperfections and dealing with red skin patches. Plus, learn how to use Dave's skin tone swatches.
Using the spooky iris, Dave adds a dramatic eye effect to a dramatically lit photo.
Learn to use (but not over use) the liquefy tool for subtle body shaping.
Dave takes a makeup approach to eyebrows to fix what the tweezers missed.
Learn how to deal with eyeglass glare in the studio and in Photoshop.
Erase expensive orthodonture wear in minutes.
Adding texture back in when the camera lights take it away with Dave's texturizer.
As an added bonus, Dave shows you how to change the background of a photo to achieve a completely different look.
Use Dave's hair color swatches to wash some color back into graying hair.
Thanks for following along. Hope you learned a lot
David Cuerdon is an award-winning visual artist and a true digital pioneer, who was among the world's first digital fashion photographers. He is widely recognized for his rare combination of…