Retoucher Pro

    Photography course in Shoreditch London - learn the basics of analogue photography, including negative development and image creation

    Digital class

    Ten session class

    Beginners welcome

    7 Printing House Yard, E2

    What you'll learn

    This course is directed at those individuals with existing understanding and knowledge of a range of retouching/image editing software, looking to polish their skills to create professional, high industry standard images.

    In this class

    This class hones the existing abilities within semi-professional retouchers, over ten sessions, you will cover a wide range of techniques and skills, all guided by our experienced, professional tutors.

    The course covers;

    • Processing RAW files with ACR and Capture One Pro
    • Creating profiles with DNG Profile Editor
    • Masking
    • Reshaping with liquify
    • Frequency separation
    • Digital make up
    • Dodge & Burn
    • Recreating textures
    • Matching skin tones and evening colour
    • Painting missing / corrupted areas from scratch
    • Retouching metallic / reflective surfaces
    • Removing unwanted reflections
    • Creating light lines
    • Sharpening methods
    • Creative colouring
    • Complementary colours
    • Fine tuning the palette
    • Emulating signature looks
    • Cinematic colour grading
    • Developing a distinct look
    • Black and White conversion methods
    • Compositing principles
    • Changing backgrounds
    • Blurring techniques
    • Creating shadows
    • Creating artificial light bursts
    • Removing moiré
    • Delivering finals
    • Profile conversion
    • File formats
    • Image sizes
    • Mood boards

    Now you can

    • Retouch images to a highly professional standard
    • Improve your portfolio and gain more clients
    • Impress prospective clients and climb the industry ladder

    Did you know?

    The largest photograph ever taken had 70 billion pixels - imagine retouching that!

    Dates & times

    Tue 30 Jan, 6:30pm - 9:30pm (all sessions)

    Tue 6 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 20 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 27 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 6 Mar, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 13 Mar, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 20 Mar, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 27 Mar, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 3 Apr, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Tue 10 Apr, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

    None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

    Class location

    7 Printing House Yard, Hackney

    15 Hackney Road

    E2 7PR


    About your host, Photography Course London

    Photography Course London is a Photography school based in East London, Shoreditch, offering a wide variety of courses and classes, from Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced DSLR Photography to Post-Production Courses. You can engage in classes in the evening, daytime and on Saturday, in the classroom or fully practical, on location or in the studio. Their approach revolves around a focus on small sized classes at affordable prices, with experienced and skilled teachers as well as practitioners in the professional photographic industry. Click with photography by learning from the best.

    Find us:

    • Just a stones throw away from… Old Steet Tube Station

    Contact host

    Flexible cancellation policy

    Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.