Retouching for Fashion & Beauty

    Designed for those with existing image retouching knowledge, this course focuses on the practical uses of retouching software for fashion and beauty images.

    Digital course

    Three session course

    Beginners welcome

    7 Printing House Yard, E2

    What you'll learn

    Designed for those with existing image retouching skills and knowledge, this course focuses on the practical uses of retouching software for fashion and beauty images.

    In this class

    This class takes the generic retouching techniques you already know, and twists them to create the best fashion and beauty styles - with a touch of your own creativity, of course! Guided by our experienced tutors, you will cover adjustments, masking, layers and a range of other techniques to improve your fashion and beauty industry images.

    Techniques used;

    • Masking
    • Adjustment layers
    • Selective colour adjustment
    • Selections
    • Layer blending modes
    • Dodge and Burn

    Basic cleanup and restructuring;

    • Background cleanup
    • Blemish removal
    • Hair tidy
    • Colour correction and removing skin redness
    • Liquefying and restructuring

    Make up and skin;

    • Applying colour to skin
    • Adding highlights
    • Contouring with curves
    • Increasing eye lashes
    • Brightening eyes and teeth
    • Changing eye colour
    • Skin softening using a high pass filter

    Getting creative;

    • Changing the background
    • Changing the overall lighting
    • Creative colouring

    Now you can

    • Edit images with confidence
    • Understand the techniques used by industry professionals to create fashion and beauty images
    • Replicate your favourite styles and experiment with your own creativity

    Did you know?

    More than 1 billion images have been uploaded to Instagram so far - most of which are centered around the fashion and beauty industry.

    Dates & times

    Mon 27 Nov, 6:30pm - 9:30pm (all sessions)

    Mon 4 Dec, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Mon 11 Dec, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

    Tue 30 Jan, 10:30am - 5:30pm

    Fri 9 Mar, 10:30am - 5:30pm

    See all available dates

    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.