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Retouching Techniques

sharpening for billboards
22/10/2020

Resharpening for printing

We know the problem – you want to send a (hopefully) cleanly edited image...
Photo by ROMBO from Pexels
22/09/2020

The concept of sharpness

You see them again and again, totally over-sharpened images. Funny Jesus halos were created,...
Camera Lenses
07/06/2020

Capture One Pro Tips – Easy Dust Spot Finder & Removal Tools

So far, removing dust spots has been one of the first steps in post-production....
Solar-Curve-6-points_colorpreview
07/01/2020

The “Solar Curve” (Solarization curve)

What is the “Solar Curve”? The “Solar Curve” looks like a wave created from...
File structure to display the right black and white version for D&B
07/12/2019

Luminosity vs Brightness

Conny Wallström posted a video on YouTube about “Brightness vs. Luminosity inside of Photoshop”....
2-Point Curve as best option to do Dodge&Burn
07/11/2019

Dodge & Burn – Different methods compared

Dodge & Burn is a subject where opinions differ. There are many ways to...
banding on background
07/10/2019

Banding – the whole truth in a nutshell

Presumably, each of you knows: You retouched forever on an image, retouched the fingers...