Chapter 18. Retouching


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A doctor can bury his mistakes, but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.

 --Frank Lloyd Wright



Photoshop CS hasn't introduced any new retouching tools, but I've made considerable changes to this chapter since the last edition of this book, and I think you'll find it a worthwhile read.

The doctoring of photographs didn't begin with the advent of computers in magazine production departments. One of history's most notorious photograph “doctors” was Joseph Stalin, who used ...

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