Go Back   RetouchPRO > Technique > Image Help
Register Blogs FAQ Site Nav Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Image Help Got a problem image? Don't know where to begin? Upload images and ask our users what they think or if they can help

skin retouch help

Thread Tools
Old 07-18-2008, 05:55 AM
Flora's Avatar
Flora Flora is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Milan, Italy
Posts: 2,325
Blog Entries: 3
Re: skin retouch help

Correcting such fine details creating subtle differences in order to keep the image looking as natural as possible is sure best done with higher resolution...

Here are 3 different ways to get close to the result you wish to achieve...

They may be too soft for you, but working on Adjustment Layers you can always adjust Opacity and/or Fill

Attachment 1 .. Dust&Scratches + Noise
Attachment 2 .. Median Filter + Noise
Attachment 3 .. Neat Image + Noise

Where I added Noise, you can always go for the High Pass Filter as explained above (you can read Ro's excellent Tutorial on this..)

Neat Image is A third party plug-in that can be downloaded free from here ... On the Neat Image Site, you can also find excellent examples and tips and tricks on 'how to' ...
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 0018.jpg (108.6 KB, 44 views)
File Type: jpg 0019.jpg (108.7 KB, 43 views)
File Type: jpg 0020.jpg (107.2 KB, 44 views)
Reply With Quote top
Old 07-18-2008, 08:03 AM
chillin's Avatar
chillin chillin is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: The Golden State
Posts: 1,324
Blog Entries: 1
Re: skin retouch help

D&B would work too & you could do as many passes as you wish, until you happy with the result.
Attached Images
File Type: gif image1_chillin.gif (182.8 KB, 37 views)
Reply With Quote top
Old 07-21-2008, 08:03 AM
xxxmen xxxmen is offline
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 48
Re: skin retouch help


Thank you for all the techniques mentioned. This will greatly help.
I'm finding this forum very beneficial already. Thanks again.
Reply With Quote top
Old 07-21-2008, 08:18 AM
ashphotoart's Avatar
ashphotoart ashphotoart is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2008
Location: India
Posts: 301
Re: skin retouch help

Chilling use Dodge and Burn. I also prefer d & B before going with any filther.
Reply With Quote top

  RetouchPRO > Technique > Image Help

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Removing variation in skin, is this the best way? Hendrik Photo Retouching 26 09-19-2008 04:55 PM
high end skin retouching bandenk Photo Retouching 2 09-11-2008 09:26 PM
Best Natural skin retouch method? manius Photo Retouching 2 05-21-2008 07:52 AM
Skin tone adjustment questions from a newbie blkmagic Photo Retouching 11 01-25-2008 10:18 AM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:29 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright © 2016 Doug Nelson. All Rights Reserved