Subject: Re: Photoshopping school photos
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Ken Hart<email@example.com> wrote:
> > I was only pointing out that this seems to be
> > neither the realm of the photographer nor of the
> > graphic artist. Like "fixing redeye", it's become a
> > one-click operation. I imagine publishing companies
> > probably have very advanced stuff to do it, so
> > that only one click give a movie star hips,
> > bright blue eyes, and air-brushed skin, while
> > thinning her chin to "feminize", maybe reshaping
> > her nose, etc. The program I got for free with PSP
> > claims to do most of that. I can hardly imagine
> > what Cosmo must use.
> Once upon a time, skilled portrait photographers could handle most of
> those things with creative lighting and posing.
they still can.