Today I’ll tell you in this tutorial how to retouch a photo with light and luxurious colors.
Step 1:We need an image to work with before we started,you can use the image that i use in below.In first step we should adjust its colors for best result by going to Image>Adjustments>Color Balance and use the settings. After this we’ll get a new image like :
Step 2: Now we should bring a “soft light” for the image. Press Ctrl-J to duplicate this layer and go to Image>Adjustments>Desaturate to turn this layer into black & white.
Step 3:Now go to Image>Adjustments>Curves to Brighten the image a bit.Now Click on straight line and move the dots up a little to make the image brighter.Its look like Effective but Simple also, Am i right?
Step 4: Now Blur this layer a bit by going to Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur and use these settings:
Step 5:Now you have to change the Blending mode of this layer to Soft Light.Now you notice thing that ,the image ‘s contrast and brightness increase a lot!Step 6: Now Merge down this layer by pressing Ctrl-E. Now go to Filter>Blur>Surface Blur with these settings to make her skin smoother. If you not Zoom it in (View>Zoom In) may be you not notice this subtle change.And below is the image that show you the result of this tutorial:
By Reading this Tutorila I thanks you a lot . I hope You learned Something New about Photo shop!