© 2019 by Thomas Michalczyk

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Retouching

Visualization of my photoshop layers for my non-destructive postproduction workflow. I use this method in nearly all my automotive and product pictures.

Lamborghini Aventador 

Grading and Effect Layers
 (several adjustment layers are 
creating the color look)

Lighting Layers
(creating light effects using 
masked  lightleak images)

Retouching Layers
(removing unwanted reflections, 
blemishes and highlights)

Basic Exposure
(background reference picture to 
align the reflection exposures)

Reflection Exposures
(blending and masking 5 different 
exposures into a single image)

Mercedes G63 AMG 6x6

These are some of the retouchings I have done for the poster and internet presence of the #immerda campagne of the emergency forces Rheinland-Pfalz.