beauty photography

Photographer publishes unretouched photos to show that “acne is normal”

Jan 23, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

In recent years, the trends in retouching photos have been changing. Altering someone’s appearance isn’t so welcome anymore, judging from the recently reformed guidelines at…

CVS Pharmacy bans digital manipulations in its beauty photos

Jan 16, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, has announced changes in its standards for beauty photos. The company is requiring transparency in all beauty…

Use this Photoshop trick to leave no blemish unhealed

Oct 24, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

Removing blemishes is certainly one of the reasons we retouch portraits. And when you’re retouching beauty shots, you don’t want to leave any of them…

How to quickly fix red skin in Photoshop

Feb 9, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

It’s still winter here in the Northern Hemisphere. So, if you shoot portraits outdoors, your models may look a bit like Rudolph the Red Nosed…

A quick overview of a non destructive retouching process

Dec 29, 2016
Stefan Kohler

It is not uncommon for a photo to be retouched more than once. Maybe you spent a night sleeping over it, maybe you learned…

Why do we retouch people in Photoshop?

Dec 19, 2016
Dunja Djudjic

Do you use Photoshop for your portrait photos? Silly me, of course you do. We all do, and that’s fine. But do you draw a…

Beautiful models with disabilities crashes the disabled stereotype

Aug 28, 2016
Udi Tirosh

Many a time, disabled people are perceived as a minority (which they are) and in that group, there are women, which are perceived as a…

Do clients buy our photography or our retouching?

May 27, 2016
Jake Hicks

Hi my name is Jake Hicks, as someone who does both the photography and the retouching for my shoots, (learn my flow here), I got…

Creating cinemagraphs for the beauty genre

Mar 31, 2016
Alexey Adamitsky

  I wanted to do a beauty/cinemagraph project for a long while. About two years ago, I saw the site cinemagraphs.com. Their fashion cinemagraphs were extremely tastefully…

Next SD cards will go at 90MB/sec min and capture 8K video

Mar 2, 2016
John Aldred

The SD Association, the group responsible for developing standards for Secure Digital memory cards, have unveiled the newest version of the SD standard, SD 5.0. This iteration…