Photoshop Hair Masking: Lee Varis on RetouchPRO LIVE

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A recording of the RetouchPRO LIVE show for Jan. 3, 2015. Their guest artist is photographer and author Lee Varis. Lee talks about his career and demonstrates his own technique for masking hair in Photoshop.

Some of the things discussed:
How Lee got into the retouching industry
Working as a movie poster photographer and compositor
How to photograph for optimal hair masking
How to use blend modes for hair masking in Photoshop
How to make compound layer masks
Choosing photographic backdrops for studio work
How to light studio backdrops

...much more!

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