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Old 07-18-2008, 04:55 AM
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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' ...
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Old 07-18-2008, 07:03 AM
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D&B would work too & you could do as many passes as you wish, until you happy with the result.
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Old 07-21-2008, 07:03 AM
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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.
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Old 07-21-2008, 07:18 AM
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Chilling use Dodge and Burn. I also prefer d & B before going with any filther.
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