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D800 - Too much detail for close up portraits?

voyageurfred

Montreal, CA
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"RE: D800 - Too much detail for close up portraits?"

voyageurfred Silver Member Nikonian since 20th Jun 2007
Mon 20-Feb-12 09:24 PM

Scott Kelby has a great book out called "Light It! Shoot it! Retouch it!"

In it he touches on retouching with great detail (little pun there), including using the Gossian blur technique to smooth out the texture of a person's skin without making them look "plastic."

Highly recommend - available at Amazon.com

http://www.amazon.com/Light-Shoot-Retouch-Studio-Finished/dp/0321786610/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1329776503&sr=8-4

Cheers,
Frederic in Montréal

Nothing ventured... nothing gained!
http://www.RemarkableImages.ca

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