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Photoshop Compositing Basics: Tips Every New User Needs to Know

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Join Kristi Sherk to learn the fundamentals of real world compositing. Every photographer will eventually be faced with situations that call for basic compositing skills to get the job done. In this class Kristi teaches you how to remove distractions by shooting with compositing in mind, merging facial expressions in group photos for the best looks, adding atmospheric elements to your photos, replacing ugly skies, and other creative compositing possibilities. If you’re looking to dip your toes into the world of compositing, or just wanting the skills to tackle real world compositing situations, then this is the class for you! watch course

Lesson 1 : Introduction
Lesson 2 : Importance of Consistency
Lesson 3 : Showing and Hiding Portions of Layers
Lesson 4 : Removing Distractions
Lesson 5 : Merging Facial Expressions in Group Photos
Lesson 6 : Adding Atmosphere to a Photo
Lesson 7 : Replacing the Sky
Lesson 8 : Creating the Best Portrait from Multiple Photos
Lesson 9 : Creative Compositing
Lesson 10 : Advanced Compositing Example

Kristina Sherk | DC-Based High-End Photoshop Retoucher & Educator

Kristina Sherk

Kristina Sherk is a headshot photographer and a high-end photo retoucher specializing in realistic retouching. She's a contributing educational author for publications like Shutter Magazine, Photoshop User Magazine, and Lightroom Magazine. She is also the author behind Photoshop Cafe's Fashion Retouching DVD. Her more reputable corporate clients include National Public Radio, Time Inc., XM Satellite Radio, Cotton Inc., and most recently, Hasselblad.

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