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Photoshop 6 Photo-Retouching Secretsby Scott Kelby
Synopses & Reviews
This is the eBook version of the printed book.
Photo Retouching Secrets is not another color correction book, or scanning manual. It covers only one topic: retouching images to make them look better. What type of retouching are we talking about? Thing like:
In Photo Retouching Secrets you will also learn:
Photo Retouching Secrets shows you feathering tricks, cropping and straightening tricks to save you time and frustration. If you want nothing but the tips, the tricks, and the secret inside shortcuts to make retouching images easy and fun, this book is the right one.
Photoshop 6 Retouching Secrets covers only one topic: retouching images in Photoshop to make them look better. Readers will learn about tricks for removing red eye and then re-coloring the eye to its natural color; tips on removing the signs of aging; how to fix underexposed or overexposed images; how to remove spots, rips, and tears and much more.Readers will also learn how to seamlessly splice images together, repair damaged body parts, remove unsightly shadows and fix some of the other problems that digital cameras can often introduce to photographs. Photoshop 6 Retouching Secrets takes a practical approach to teaching the reader how to make their photos look better, by teaching readers the tips, tricks and secret inside shortcuts to make retouching with Photoshop easy and fun.
About the Author
Scott Kelby is president of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), the trade organization for Adobe Photoshop users. NAPP has thousands of members in the US and 63 countries around the world. Additionally, Scott is editor-in-chief of both Photoshop User magazine, the "how-to magazine for Adobe Photoshop Users," and Mac Design magazine.
Throughout the year, Scott serves as training director for the Adobe Photoshop Seminar Tour and is the technical chair of the largest Photoshop gathering, PhotshopWorld. Scott is one of the leading Photoshop trainers in the country today and trains thousands of Photoshop users across the country each year, and is featured in a series of Photoshop training videos.
In addition to Photo Retouching Secrets, Scott is the author of Down & Dirty Tricks (New Riders). He has also contributed to a number of books including:
Table of Contents
1. Send in the Clones (Cloning Tips and Techniques).
Basic Cloning with the Clone Stamp Tool. Cloning away Unwanted Objects in Your Image. Removing Harsh Shadows with the Clone Stamp Tool. Cloning from Layer to Layer.
2. Spare Me the Details (Essential Retouching Techniques).
Repairing Images that Are Too Light (Overexposed). Repairing Images that Are Too Dark (Underexposed). Selectively Painting in Detail with Complete Control. Retouching Images Where the Subject Is in Shadows. Increasing Highlight (or Shadow) Detail. Selective Sharpening. Enhancing Shadows with the Burn Tool.
3. Face-Off (Digital Plastic Surgery).
Removing Signs of Aging. Wrinkle Removing (Method Two). Brightening Teeth. Removing Red Eye. Red-Eye Removal Quick Tip. Nose Reduction. Enhancing Eyes. Removing Braces, Shadows, and Other Blemishes. Enlarging and Shrinking Facial Features with Liquify.
4. Damaged Goods (Repairing Damaged Images).
Quick Fix for Removing Spots. Tricks for Removing Moir
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