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Old 07-25-2010, 10:04 AM
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Retouching Novice

This is as far as I have gotten with this photo. Smart Blur foreground > Gaussian blur B\G > Liquefy on eyes and corners of the mouth trying to coax a smile from what was a scowl. It still looks to severe. Would it do better as a painting?
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Old 07-25-2010, 02:00 PM
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Re: Retouching Novice

to me the eyes don't look quite right.... and I would use a portrait crop instead of landscape mode (unless this is just a sample crop of a larger image)

a before and after might help garner some better suggestions
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Old 07-27-2010, 05:39 AM
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Re: Retouching Novice

You might want to post a larger version of a "before", to see what we can do.
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