Following on from our previous live show, Karl demonstrates his complete workflow for retouching a car image in Photoshop.
Working through the different stages of the retouch, you’ll learn exactly what it takes to polish off such an image as Karl explains how to align multiple images, work with layers and masks, enhance contrast and sharpening, control highlights and shadows, and also clean up the background, floor and body of the car.
This session gives an overview of the process of retouching cars to give you an idea of the process and requirements that are commonly needed. If you’re unfamiliar with or want to learn more about any of the tools used throughout this class, please visit our Post-Production section.
Topics covered in this show include:
- How to retouch car images using Photoshop
- Aligning multiple images
- Retouching workflow
- Retouching the floor, background & car body
- Removing reflections
- Controlling highlights and shadows
- Adjusting contrast and sharpness
If you missed the previous live show, you can watch the full Porsche photoshoot here.
To learn more about retouching automotive images, take a look at our ‘Studio Motorcycle Photography Post-Production’ class, where Karl demonstrates other useful techniques.
If you have any questions about this show, please post in the comment section below.