It’s fun presenting a portrait to a client where they absolutely love the results. They look good. They wore their favorite outfit. And they loved the entire process.
Part of creating an amazing portrait is retouching. Blemishes, stray hairs, small lines and wrinkles all can “disappear”, giving the client more than they bargained for in the process.
As photographers, its not enough to know how to take beautiful portraits; you also have to be a whiz at Photoshop too. To help understand how to use many of the retouching tools, we found a Photoshop tutorial on image modification.