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SYS
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Dec 22, 2010 15:27 |  #1

How about sharing your samples? Here's mine (if you can find it) ;)

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Dec 22, 2010 16:53 |  #2

I don't see any significant difference between the two pictures.

Here is one that took a bit of work:

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Dec 22, 2010 16:55 |  #3

I agree with Jase1125... don't see enough to start a thread about it...


I know, right? I'm just sayin'...

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Dec 22, 2010 16:56 |  #4

jase1125 wrote in post #11498986external link
I don't see any significant difference between the two pictures.

It was for her. :)



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Dec 22, 2010 17:02 |  #5

focus.pocus wrote in post #11498990external link
I agree with Jase1125... don't see enough to start a thread about it...

Is there something wrong about asking people to share their "before and after" images? :rolleyes:

The woman on the photo wanted me to do a "nose" job on the image with which to take to her cosmetic surgeon for the real nose job....



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Dec 22, 2010 17:18 |  #6

I was in a playful mood so I intentionally made it hard to find (so the parenthesis). Here's the closer comparisons:

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Dec 22, 2010 18:08 as a reply to SYS's post |  #7

I think the nose knows...


Life is way too short.. go take some photos.

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Dec 22, 2010 20:58 |  #8

jase1125 wrote in post #11498986external link
I don't see any significant difference between the two pictures.

Here is one that took a bit of work:

Really great editing :cool:


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Dec 22, 2010 22:03 |  #9

The good thing is that the editing you did is very hard to notice....unless you know where to look. I can see the difference now that you mentioned it. Most people do a significant amount of work on the entire picture that makes a dramatic difference to the picture as a whole.......therefore the comments posted.


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Dec 23, 2010 08:20 |  #10

jase1125 wrote in post #11498986external link
I don't see any significant difference between the two pictures.

Here is one that took a bit of work:

Great edit!! Really nice!!


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Dec 23, 2010 09:35 |  #11

My submission.

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Dec 23, 2010 09:51 |  #12

Jase and Benji -

Very nice photoshopped samples! Would you guys mind sharing a brief summary of what you did to achieve the end results?



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Dec 23, 2010 10:24 |  #13

SYS wrote in post #11502533external link
Jase and Benji -

Very nice photoshopped samples! Would you guys mind sharing a brief summary of what you did to achieve the end results?

In Ps I used the "Band aid" tool and retouched her zits. Then I made a copy of the image and retouched the bags under her eyes and lowered the opacity to 50% and flattened it. Then I removed the fill light catchlights and rounded off the main light catchlights in her eyes with the Pain Brush tool at about 35% on both opacity and hardness. I then sharpened only her face with Smart Sharpen, and ran the image through Imagenomic Portraiture on the normal setting. I then erased the softening in her hair, lips, teeth, eyes and clothing and flattened the image. Lastly I removed the fly away hair with the Clone tool. I then saved the file to my "Retouched" file, so if she doesn't like what I have done I still have an unretouched version to start all over again with. :lol: (That has never happened.)

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Dec 23, 2010 10:31 |  #14

SYS wrote in post #11502533external link
Jase and Benji -

Very nice photoshopped samples! Would you guys mind sharing a brief summary of what you did to achieve the end results?

I horribly blew out the sky when I snapped the picture of the little boy. Here is roughly the steps I used to correct it. (Thankful I shoot RAW as it allows me to fix my silly mistakes)

I adjusted the white balance to taste in Lightroom or ACR
exported to Photoshop
I used a layer mask over the boy and reduced the exposure around the boy by about 3 to 4 stops. This brought some of the color back into the sky.
I used the spot healing brush to remove some skin blemishes
Portraiture for the final skin tone and smoothing.


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Dec 23, 2010 11:08 |  #15

I'll play and can show some portraits later but this is one of Jeff Hill's 500awhp show and go STI. The Subaru symbol was just a joke between him and I as he said I should be shooting for Subaru and i told him it's the subject that makes my photos stand out haha.

This was actually out of LR with bump in blacks and a minor adjustment for WB and exposure and recovery.

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