Remodelling a Figure in Photoshop

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Now available to watch for free! This is the full 29 minute version of the YouTube retouching tutorial that got a massive 3.6 million views. Gry believes in honouring the model's shape but this tutorial is designed to correct the model's slumped pose. The goal being to make her stand up straight with a lot of nifty moves, without disturbing the background. An advanced lesson in transforming, warping, masking and attention to detail. Not for Photoshop beginners!

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Length:
29 min
Level:
Advanced
Availability:
Free

About this tutorial

This Gry Garness tutorial, Remodelling a Figure in Photoshop, is an advanced Photoshop technique tutorial that can be applied to men, women and even trees! Gry demonstrates how to subtly remodel a figure in Photoshop to correct the model’s slumped pose. The video shows how to apply a series of transforms that rebalance the figure without altering her general shape too much. This has the same effect as if you asked the model to stand up a bit straighter. The big challenge here is that there’s a background that must be aligned and 3 parts of the body that need joining. This tutorial takes you through the steps without too much heavy lifting!

What you’ll learn

  • – Puppet Warp
  • – Warp Transforms
  • – Parting The Figure And Rejoining
  • – Smart Objects
  • – Avoiding Mask Conflicts
  • – 3 % Stretch Legs
  • – Attention To Detail: Join-checking And Masking
  • – Pen Tool
  • – Graft Matching Color
  • – Content Aware Fill
  • – Quickmask For Selection Refinement