5 Years in the Making
Aaron Nace brings years of Photoshop experience together with unique retouching methods and critical attention to detail.
You’ll be left wondering how you’ve edited any other way.
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Retouching Made Phun
We’ll teach you the quickest and seemingly effortless ways to
get the job done.
From memory card to finished work
The whole process just got easier. Tools,tips, and video clips explain the way as you are guided from Lightroom to Photoshop to a finished product.
Full RAW Support
With 26 straight-out-of-camera RAW images included, you’ll be able to retouch in 16-bit for the full experience. The capability of this collection makes nothing impossible.
Teach a Photographer to Phish…
Benefit from a large collection of custom tools made by the experts at the Phlearn studio. They are just what you’ll need to jump-start your journey to becoming a retouching artist.
2 Skin Smoothing Techniques
To provide you with options and flexibility in your work, we offer two separate methods of skin editing.
Start to Finish. Times Three
In addition to learning how to smooth skin in different ways, you’ll be guided through three full edits from start to finish. Follow along as we spend hours making images perfect.
Real, Professional Retouching
We cover all the bases. With special, concentrated sections pertaining to the eyes, nose, lips, teeth, and skin, you can learn each thoroughly and follow along as we combine techniques.
Learn how to sharpen different areas of your images to draw attention to where it’s needed. Sometimes, the most subtle details can be most impactful.
Dodge and Burn like a Pro
Achieve ultimate depth in both highlights and shadows as you learn multiple dodge and burn techniques. The actions included in this product make it easier than ever before to secure the look you want.
Match Skin Tones
Ordinarily, your subject’s face, hands, and body are nowhere near the same color. Learn how to fix this often overlooked misfortune of mismatched skin tones.
The ability to transform a great shot to the perfect photo will make quite an impact. The added value you will bring to your clients will be apparent and you will seperate yourself from the pack.
Do I need a tablet to retouch?
Short answer – no, but there is nothing like having the best tool for the job. The micro-adjustments that the Wacom Tablet make possible are unparalleled. Pressure sensitivity gives you optimum control over all of your Photoshop tools; opacity, flow, and size.
What is frequency separation?
Frequency separation is a retouching technique at places skin texture on one layer and skin color on another. It allows you to smooth skin while maintaining skin texture.
How much should I retouch?
Most photos will benefit from retouching. You don’t have to spend hours getting every image right, a little can go a long way. Learn techniques that can be used alone or combined for more effect.
Need to hire a retoucher? Not anymore.
These days, clients often expect you to retouch. If sleek, professional retouching is required, you now have the
resource to do it yourself. This means saving you worthy time, money, and effort.
Create your own unique style.
Great retouching is a combination of countless techniques. Learning each technique in depth allows you to retouch to your individual taste as an artist. There is no one way to master retouching. That’s why we provide you with a wide range to choose from.
Build a knowledge base powerful enough to support your creative vision.
Discover how to mask unwanted blemishes on skin through the use of the spot healing brush.
Apply Makeup in Photoshop
Magically apply makeup on skin with custom brush tools.
The Real Deal.
We take our retouching seriously. But as always, our casual teaching style makes tutorials extremely watchable.
Join the millions of people who hang out with us on a daily basis and see why our style is so approachable.
Included in Your Download
Our goal is to make your learning experience as simple as possible. When you purchase The Ultimate Guide to Retouching, you get more than just a tutorial. This Ultimate Guide includes RAW photos and exclusive tools so you can learn and practice at the same time.
- 26 RAW Images Included
- Phlearn Retouching Brushes
- Lightroom Tutorial
- 3 Complete Edits in Photoshop
- 8 Hours of Photoshop and Lightroom Tutorials
- How to apply makeup in Photoshop
- Frequency Separation Actions
- Sections: eyes, hair, teeth, lips and nose