Somewhere in the process of perfecting a photo, we loose so much of the realism. Photoshop, and makeup has make us loose sight of what makes a photo really beautiful. Here are some simple tips to make your photo enhanced but realistic.
Makeup must be seamless and bare. Less is always more. Contrary to the belief, it does take longer to do a seamless, natural face but the reward is worth it. Too much foundation can cause unnecessary creases, and loose the natural texture in the face. Make sure that the makeup artist you are working with is at industry standard.
LESS IS MORE
THE CAMERA CAPTURES EVERYTHING
It's easy to go crazy taking out everything in photoshop. Before you know it, one hour into editing the person doesn't even look the same. The industry has taken photoshop to fake perfection. Well natural is coming back. Quality takes time and natural is one of the hardest to perfect in photoshop.
1. Avoid blurred techniques
2. Use micro dodge and burn
3. Always compare before and after
4. Edit from far away.