Model Portfolio Reshoot – Robert Whetton Portrait Photographer

Back in October I received a phone call from a guy who was looking for a retoucher. He had been told that I was the best in the area. Barnaby said that they’d been to a photographer to get portfolio shots for his girlfriend Cheryl. He understood that even professional …

Professional Photographers – Cost of a Photoshoot

Why does Pofessional Photography cost so much?  This is the age of digital cameras, scanners, and home photo printers, I get this all the time: Why do you charge £XX.00 for an 8×10 when they only cost me £2.00 at Jessops? Well, Jessops don’t pay for my time and expertise. …

Photoshop: Tutorial Combining Multiple Exposures by Robert Whetton Dorset Portrait and Wedding Photographer

In preparation for my Photoshop for Photographers DVD, I thought it would be a great experience to recreate my popular blog tutorial showing how to merge multiple exposures into one. So after 8 takes and several hours of uploading to YouTube here is my first tutorial [youtube:jH5B0MRqLJQ] This has been …

PPI/DPI Does Matter – NOT – why some people get confused…

Ok so on Twitter I follow @ScottBourne, who yesterday posted about if you wanted your photographs to be critiqued then you needed to supply 72PPI 640 Pix wide to thepwspi@gmail.com He had a swarm of replies saying that PPI didn’t matter, and they were right, but he’s been defending his …

COMPETITION: Win 2 hours of professional photo retouching from Robert Whetton

So I’m coming up on my 10,000th post on Twitter and figured I would give away something that was useful. 2 Hours of my time retouching a photograph or photographs (subject to evaluation of photograph/s) for FREE! My usual pricing is £25 per 15 minutes. RULES In order to win …

Before and After – Photoshop Tuesday by Retouch Artist Robert Whetton

Ok so here’s the start of Photoshop Tuesdays! I hope to show what goes into a photograph from when it is taken by the photographer, through to the finished product. Here we have the straight out of camera shot by Jen Eustace, she’s kindly let me use this image as …