Discover the post-production behind this perfect product shot.
Follow professional photographer Karl Taylor as he walks you through every step of his Photoshop workflow, explaining how to transform the various shots captured in YSL Libre Product Shoot into a single pristine final image.
The primary task is combining the numerous layers and blending different elements to produce the ideal composite. There’s also plenty of cleaning up to do, and some ‘ghosting ’ to deal with. You’ll use layer masks, the Pen tool, the Polygon Lasso tool, the Healing Brush, the Clone Stamp tool and more. You’ll also use Gaussian and motion blur, add noise, and do some crucial burning and dodging.
By the end of this class, you’ll have boosted your post-production skills and created a stunning new image for your portfolio.
In this class:
- Post-production for cosmetics product photography
- Layer masks and compositing
- How to use the Pen tool
- Adding noise and blur
- Healing Brush and Clone Stamp
- How to burn and dodge in Photoshop
To learn how to capture the shots you’ll work on in this class, watch YSL Libre Product Shoot.
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