FINISHING A PORTRAIT OFF WITH SIGNATURE RETOUCHING

Studio portrait of a woman with her arms crossed

All professional headshots and portraits require post-production work before the final product is delivered. This work can range from basic retouching to signature headshot retouching. Each is part of the post headshot photo session workflow and has its own unique characteristics. A basic headshot retouch removes temporary blemishes, color corrects, brightens eyes and teeth, and […]

BASIC HEADSHOT RETOUCHING: WHAT TO EXPECT AND HOW IT WORKS

Photographer’s notes for professional headshot retouching

Retouching is the post-process enhancement of a photo after basic editing. That is anything beyond color balance, exposure, and global stylistic choices. My portrait and headshot retouching philosophy Retouching is an essential part in my headshot and portrait photography workflow. Main goal behind it is to give my client a more polished image that they […]