“You can just photoshop that, right?” Or, “you can just retouch that, right?” It’s a question that has become so common that people offer the expression as the solution to something they deem to be a problem. Well, the truth is, yes, we can retouch that!

What is photo editing?

Photo editing is the process of editing images which commonly includes making adjustments to a photo’s color temperature, exposure, contrast, white point, black point, and saturation. These are global adjustments to an image.

The digital files you receive for your wedding and/or portrait session are edited matching what you’ve seen throughout our website.

What is the intent of photo editing?

The intent of photo editing is to improve the general quality and overall appearance of an image. Our team leverages Adobe Lightroom and/or Capture One to edit photos. The adjustments made here are typically global. More on this below.

What is photo retouching?

Photo retouching is the process of making changes to what appears in an image. Some common adjustments include removing blemishes, modifying waste lines, removing people and/or objects, reducing wrinkles in clothing, etc. These are pixel-level modifications.

What is the difference between photo editing and photo retouching?

Photo editing is the process of making global level adjustments to an image while photo retouching is the process of making changes to what appears in an image. Global adjustments modify everything in the image. Conversely, retouch manipulates specific pixels in an image.

Is photo retouching included with my wedding or portrait session?

Photo retouching is included in albums and wall art. These are items you’d select in addition to your wedding day coverage or portrait session. Retouching may be added to digital files.

What is the cost of photo retouching?

Photo retouching is included in albums and larger print products provided by In His Image Photography. However, you may order image retouching to digital files to obtain the look we deliver in our wall art.

  • Retouching is priced at $150 per image.
  • When you order prints sized 11×14 or larger, retouching is already included!

“Don’t worry, he can just Photoshop that.” In just a short period of time, the noun Photoshop has become a verb. You can just photoshop that, right? Yes, yes I can. We’ll discuss all of your retouch order when your gallery of images are ready for review.

Ready to make your retouch order?

Are you ready to make your retouch request? Simply contact the studio and we’ll walk you through the process. Your images are important. We’ll help make sure you see what you prefer.

African American Wedding Photographer