As much as magazine covers would like you to believe it, nobody's skin is perfect (although Sophie's is pretty darn close). Skin retouching is the first thing I do when editing portraits. It's not difficult to do, but the results go a long way! Just check out this before and after:
Some photographers send their photos off to professional photo retouchers (shout out to Solstice Retouch, a total retouching guru) to save time. But knowing some of these essential Photoshop tools should be more than enough to get you started:
If you know me, you know I love reading about the Cosmos. I also love spending hours in Photoshop, but most of the time that means editing photos, usually portraits. This time, I wanted to make something entirely from scratch, no tutorials. So I tried my hand at creating a Photoshop galaxy.
It's a little rough around the spiral arms, but I figure it's decent for a first attempt. 🌌