Bodyshop: The Photoshop Retouching Guide for the Face and Body
- The book Photoshop users need to get bodies into shape.
- This full-color book will show how both the newest and previous versions of Photoshop can be used to retouch and enhance the entire human form.
- From body contouring to changing hairstyles to adding makeup and fixing nails, this book will be a must-have reference for anyone who uses Photoshop to fix people pictures.
- The companion DVD includes before-and-after views of all pictures from the book, additional setting files for individual workshops, and trial versions of several Nik Multimedia filters.
Chapter 1: Body contours.
Slim legs against plain background.
Reduce buttocks and create symmetry.
Change body size.
Achieve perfect leg contours.
Slimmer legs against detailed background.
Replace missing body parts.
Change body shape with light and shadow.
Style upper body.
Refine upper body contours.
Paint with light and emphasize contours.
Basic Overview: Workflow.
Chapter 2: Facial contours.
Change facial proportions.
Change head shape and create symmetry.
Reduce laugh lines.
Remove double chin.
Refine nose and chin contours.
Create witch nose.
Apply lens correction.
Basic Overview: Layers.
Chapter 3: Eyes.
Emphasize eyes with make-up effects.
Adapt eye size and hooded eyelid.
Sharpen in case of shallow depth of field.
Neutralize and brighten whites of eyes.
Sharpen in case of motion blur.
Remove reflections for glasses.
Make eyes look clear.
Remove red eye.
Basic Overview: Paths.
Chapter 4: Mouth.
Apply Lip gloss.
Basic Overview: Blend modes.
Chapter 5: Skin.
Improve skin texture and skin tone.
Correct color cast on skin
Brighten and smooth skin indentations.
Reduce skin glare.
Even skin tone.
Adapt tone and decolorize skin.
Various blur effects using channels and filters.
Blur skin and increase contrast.
Adapt skin contrast.
Basic Overview: Special layer techniques.
Chapter 6: Hair.
Isolate hair from uniform background.
Isolate model from structured background for composition.
Bring out hair texture.
Remove hair clips.
Remove three-day stubble.
Basic Overview: Sharpening.
Chapter 7: Hands and feet.
Change foot contours.
Get fingernails into shape.
Beautiful hands in a few quick steps.
Basic Overview: Paths.