29th May 2004, 10:47 PM
How to make the eyes look more alive using PS
Kindly please teach me the step how to make the eyes area look more brighter using PS.
Thank you very much
29th May 2004, 11:11 PM
For eyes, it's 3 things.. catchlight and gleam, the 3rd is, though not always present, make-up.
Originally Posted by TulipKoh
For normal portraits, to make the eyes look alive, a catchlight will do fine. In Photoshop, choose a soft edge brush and adjust the size to a very small spray. The opacity should be around 60-70%. Choose the color white and just dab a little in the eye/ iris. Play around with the "FLOW" and the "OPACITY" to get the effect.
Oso, if the white balance is offwhite and the white area of the eyes is slight yellowish, you can lasso the white areas and use curves and levels to make it slightly whiter.
30th May 2004, 09:36 AM
Do i need to create a background copy?? Yesterday i went to a card design shop.. i saw him create a background copy before enhance the eyes area.. i tried many times but it just don't work..
30th May 2004, 11:06 PM
you just need to create a new layer on top of the original image (which is named BACKGROUND)
31st May 2004, 08:36 AM
I tried here tried there still cannot.
I don't quite understand.
Can you please teach me step by step..
31st May 2004, 08:37 AM
Choose soft edge brush .. is that mean choose from "clone"?
31st May 2004, 12:41 PM
can Someone please teach me step by step.. i need to learn it urgently...
31st May 2004, 12:50 PM
try this... the document with pics in it is at the top. download to view the docu
31st May 2004, 12:52 PM
31st May 2004, 01:02 PM
Thank you thank you.. i will read it thoroughly
Thank u again