Create a Visual Effects Composite Portrait 4 Videos (1:18h)
01 - Composite Body & Facial Features
It often takes multiple photos to get the perfect pose and facial expression for an image. Follow along as we composite multiple images of the subject's eyes, mouth, and facial features to get the look that we want.
02 - Retouching & The Liquify Tool
Learn how to remove blemishes and distractions and also how to reshape the body and hair with the Liquify Tool in Photoshop.
03 - Dodge and Burn & Color Toning
Enhance the shape and definition of a subject with dodging and burning and add stylistic coloring using LAB color mode.
04 - Vignettes, Textures & Finishing Touches
We finish off our image by drawing more attention to the subject with a vignette, adding additional textures to the image, and doing some final color work.
This Phlearn PRO Tutorial shows you some of the tricks for using Photoshop to make the riskiest shoots less dangerous so you can create more impactful images. Learn about advanced color modes, compositing images, dodging, burning, selective blurs and more.
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Blend and Composite
Learn the secrets to compositing and blending multiple photos together to create seamless, stunning effects. From start to finish, you will see how each image is adjusted and combined using Photoshop.
LAB Color Mode
Use the principles of color theory and discover the advantages of working in LAB Color Mode. Bring more dynamic color to your images, even if the colors you want aren’t originally in the image.
Learn in detail how to use texture images to add effects to your images. Plus, receive 4 high-resolution Phlearn PRO Textures with this tutorial that you can use on any image!
Use a creative blur to help draw attention to specific parts of your images. In this tutorial, you will learn the most important parts of using a blur and how to make it look as though it is a part of the original photo.
Dodge and Burn
Learn how to expertly dodge and burn to draw attention to your subject using multiple layers. Alter the highlights and shadows to create extra details in specific areas. Use what you learn to add style and interest to any image.
Custom Photoshop Brushes
Create your own Photoshop brushes so you’ll always have the right brush for the job. Custom brushes are excellent for advanced retouching and adding special effects to your images.
Learn how to draw attention to a particular area of an image, so the viewer will always focus where you want them to.
Shape Your Subject
Make your subject look their best without looking unnatural using the liquify tool properly. Use what you learn to dramatically alter the shapes and tone a person bringing attention to the right places.
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