1. No Ring Flash!.......................no worries..in this tutorial I'll get you started on the basics of creating a brush that you can use to create a ring flash effect in your portrait shots, so not only will you find out how to create your own custom brushes but how to re-light a portrait...result...more fire power to your portfolio..enjoy and see if you can develop it further

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  2. If you've had to force a high contrast image in Photoshop you may end up with halos and aberrations.....here's another quick and easy method of removing them without altering the structure of your image.

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  3. Retouching skin especially in men and older people can be problematic. Too much and they end up looking like a mannequin...so what to do about those deeply shadowed lines around the face...well this quick method will retain all the skin integrity and take some of the strength out of the shadow areas. This method uses the healing brush and a new layer with the all important blending modes.

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  4. Yet more toning fun this time using the seperate R,G and B channels and then saving the settings as a preset for use later.....or not

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  5. Grayscale conversions, probably the one that everyone avoids because it's....well Greyscale!!! Anyway here's a method that makes your conversion not only sing and dance but put the kettle on for a cup of tea afterwards!!
    Enjoy, more on the way.

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Photoshop 121

David Johnson

Photoshop for photographers. Taking you through a comprehensive range of tutorials covering Mono, Color, increasing dynamic range, bridge, Raw convertor......you get the picture! Unlocking some of the hidden playthings scattered across CS4. Content being…


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