TheFIX 056: Fashion & Beauty Retouching with Carrie Beene

Fashion & Beauty Retouching with Carrie Beene

In this episode of TheFIX, we talk with Carrie Beene,  a professional retoucher based in New York City who provides digital retouching for fashion, beauty, and product photography that is destined for high-end reproduction. Carrie tells us how she got started and shares examples of some of the type of work she is regularly hired to do. She also deconstructs one of her layered files and explains the different steps, and the reasoning behind them, used to create the final result. Along the way, she shares some useful Photoshop tips for retouching fashion and beauty images.

About This Week’s Guest

Carrie Beene has been a retouching artist for over fifteen years. Based in New York City, she specializes in high-end work for fashion, beauty, commercial, editorial, and product photography. Her work appears regularly in magazines, advertisements, back-lit retail displays, billboards, and other large scale reproductions. She is the author of Real Retouching: A Professional Step-by-Step Guide, and she teaches workshops and speaks at industry conventions and trade shows.

Links Mentioned in This Episode

Carrie’s website   |     Carries’ NYC Beauty Retouching Workshop, April 2 & 3
Carrie’s Book: Real Retouching: A Professional Step-by-Step Guide
Connect with Carrie on…   Facebook     |     Instagram     |     Twitter
Facebook Retouching Group     |     Carrie’s Retouching Tutorials

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Where’s Seán?

Lynda.com recently published Seán’s two new Photoshop Compositing Project courses: Product Photography Compositing, and Adding a Person to a Group Photo.  Check out Seán’s website to learn more about his photography, workshops, and all of his Lynda.com courses

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