Thursday, April 11th, 2019 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

2019 Mastering Photographic Retouching with M.D. Welch – Thursday

 Washoe Lake

Washoe Lake

Regardless if you are shooting people, landscapes or still life, the secret to making your photography shine is found in the post-production of our images.

In this class we will take photos to the next level by learning the proper workflow and techniques used by high end retouching and post-production artists. Not only will techniques be taught to make your images more impactful, but also saving you time and stress.

Topics taught include:

  • Nondestructive editing/workflows
  • Color Correction of Images
  • Local adjustments of color and tone
  • Tone and Black and White conversion
  • Techniques for proper and complicated selections
  • And much more

No matter what you subject, this class is perfect for taking your images to the next level.

Prerequisites: Students need to come to class with a working knowledge of Photoshop CC. Understanding of the program’s interface, layers, tools and options are needed for this class.

Gear Requirements: Students need to have a laptop, and Photoshop CC installed before the start of class. Students also need at leas 50 GB of free hard drive space for class images.

Workshop Session Details

Workshop Instructor

M.D.  Welch – Professional photographer and video director/producer, M.D. Welch has 20 years of experience in print, video, graphic and multimedia design. Over the last 15 years, he has taught all the major Adobe applications, photography and video techniques for the University of Nevada, Reno, TMCC, Shooting the West, Nevada Museum of Art, and the Maine Media Workshops. His knowledge, passion and energy applied to the subjects he teaches has been the hallmark of his teaching career.

Learn more about M.D. Welch at



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