Tackle Exposure, Skin, Eyes, Sharpening & More in This 5 Minute Retouch
This might be an extreme take on the all-too-common client request of “get it done quickly,” but it serves as an excellent benchmark of what can be done in a short amount of time. Odds are, you won’t ever be asked to do a full post-production retouch in such a short amount of time, but the idea behind what Aaron Nace of PHLEARN is showing here is solid: with the right tools and knowledge you can streamline your workflow with extreme effectiveness.
Nace says, and I agree, that a major key to speeding up your processess is to learn keyboard shortcuts religiously. Check out what they started with and the final result after only 5 minutes: