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Colored Gel Portraits & Retouching with Jake Hicks

With the vast amount digital cameras and advanced software available today, good photos are abundant and easier to achieve than before. The overwhelming amount of good photos have ignited a resurgence in colored gel photography. If standing out from the sea of image overload is your goal, hit the buy button now. The techniques taught in this curriculum will equip you with the knowledge and skills to add a splash of vibrance to your images we all would stop and pause our busy lives to admire.

In between gigs, Jake Hicks has been instructing workshops for quite some time, constantly selling them out. We bring Jake to you where he will demonstrate step by step on how to unlock the magic of colored gel photography. He teaches multiple looks starting with the basics in studio. The deeper you get into the tutorial, the more advance the techniques become. Upon completion, you'll be able to take to the streets with the necessary skills to add flare and color to any image.

Colored Gel Photography
$ 299.00
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General Overview

  • English Closed Caption Subtitles Included
  • RAW Files Included
  • 22+ Hours of HD Video Content Immediately Available for Download
  • 84 Videos Included 
  • Mature Audience - Nudity In 1 Shoot 
  • Prerequisites Cover the Basics and Necessary Gear to Get Started
  • Multiple Shoots with 6 Different Models
  • 11 Different Photoshoots Covered
  • Post Production in Lightroom & Photoshop 
  • Transfer This Content to Your Mobile Devices - iTunes Friendly
  • Videos Cover Pre-Production, Photo Shoots, & Retouching
  • Learn From the King of Gelled Portraiture, Jake Hicks
  • Learn How to Shoot In Studio and On Location
  • Learn How to Direct and Pose Your Subjects
  • Learn How to Use Gels and Color Theory
  • Learn How to Build Multiple Lighting Setups for White Light and Gelled
  • Learn How to Use a Beauty Dish, Multiple Reflects, and Umbrellas
  • Learn How to Tone, Smooth, and Retouch Skin
  • Learn How to Troubleshoot Light and Color Bleeding
  • Learn the Fundamentals of Off Camera Lighting (Key, Fill, Hair, Etc.)
  • Learn How to Create and the Differences Between Looks, Soft and Hard
  • Step-by-Step Instructions to Create the Gelled Flare Look
  • Step-by-Step Instructions to Create the Gelled Beauty Look
  • Step-by-Step Instructions to Create the Gelled Edge Look
  • Step-by-Step Instructions to Create the Gelled Key & Fill Look
  • RAW Files Included for You to Follow Along w/ Retouching
  • Bio and Podcast Interview Included

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Add Color to Your Photography
Teaser
How To Finance 

Retouching Workflow

Open the included RAW files and follow along with Jake as he walks you through step-by-step of post-production in every shoot. From culling (selecting your best images) to smoothing out skin and toning, Jake covers the basics and demonstrates his entire image-editing process. Nothing is held back in over 15 hours of easy to follow and well-organized sets of videos.

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Prerequisites & Interviews

Who is Jake & the Basics

Gelled Portraiture

In Studio and On Location

Retouching

Post-Processing w/ Jake Hicks

Free Video: Jake Hicks Intro

Intro

Video Chapter List

Extra Content

Video Chapter List

  • 01 - Meet Jake Hicks
  • 02 - The Fundamentals
  • 01 - Jake Hicks Biography
  • 02 - Jake Hicks Podcast

    Free Video: Gelled Flare Fill Light

    Gelled Flare

    Video Chapter List

    Gelled Beauty

    Video Chapter List

    Gelled Edge

    Video Chapter List

    Gelled Key and Fill

    Video Chapter List

    On Location Model 1

    Video Chapter List

    On Location Model 2

    Video Chapter List

    • 01 - Intro into the Look
    • 02 - Key Light
    • 03 - Camera Settings
    • 04 - Fill Light
    • 05 - Adding Hair Lights
    • 06 - Introduction to Color
    • 07 - Lenses
    • 01 - Intro to the Look
    • 02 - Key Light
    • 03 - Fill Light
    • 04 - Adding Control
    • 05 - Extra Fill Light
    • 06 - Posing
    • 01 - Intro to the Look
    • 02 - Edge Light
    • 03 - Adding Key Lights
    • 04 - Posing
    • 01 - Intro to the Look
    • 02 - Background
    • 03 - Key Light
    • 04 - Fill Light
    • 05 - Wardrobe Change I
    • 06 - Wardrobe Change II
    • 01 - Soft Look 1
    • 02 - Soft Look 2
    • 03 - Soft Look 3
    • 01 - Dark Look Setup
    • 02 - Dark Look 1
    • 03 - Dark Look 2
    • 04 - Dark Look 3

    Free Video: Gelled Edge Black and White Toning

    Gelled Flare

    Video Chapter List

    Gelled Beauty

    Video Chapter List

    Gelled Edge

    Video Chapter List

    Gelled Key and Fill

    Video Chapter List

    On Location Model 1

    Video Chapter List

    On Location Model 2

    Video Chapter List

    • 01 - Skin Retouch
    • 02 - Black and White Toning
    • 03 - Skin Smoothing
    • 04 - Dodge and Burn
    • 05 - Sharpening
    • 06 - Global Highlights
    • 07 - Colour Toning
    • 01 - Lightroom Culling
    • 02 - Lightroom Colors
    • 03 - Skin Retouch
    • 04 - Black and White Toning
    • 05 - Skin Smoothing
    • 06 - Dodge and Burn
    • 07 - Darkening and Sharpening
    • 08 - Highlights and Colors
    • 09 - Image 2 Full Edit
    • 01 - Lightroom Culling
    • 02 - Lightroom Colors
    • 03 - Skin Retouch
    • 04 - Black and White Toning
    • 05 - Dodge and Burn
    • 06 - Sharpening
    • 07 - Color Toning
    • 01 - Lightroom Culling
    • 02 - Lightroom Colors
    • 03 - Skin Retouch
    • 04 - Black and White Toning
    • 05 - Skin Smoothing
    • 06 - Dodge and Burn
    • 07 - Darkening and Sharpening
    • 08 - Color Toning
    • 09 - Image 2 Full Edit
    • 01 - Image 1 Lightroom Culling
    • 02 - Image 1 Lightroom Colors
    • 03 - Image 1 Full Edit
    • 04 - Image 2 Lightroom Culling
    • 05 - Image 2 Lightroom Colors
    • 06 - Image 2 Full Edit
    • 07 - Image 3 Lightroom Culling
    • 08 - Image 3 Lightroom Colors
    • 09 - Image 3 Full Edit
    • 01 - Image 1 Lightroom Culling
    • 02 - Image 1 Lightroom Colors
    • 03 - Image 1 Full Edit
    • 04 - Image 2 Lightroom Culling
    • 05 - Image 2 Lightroom Colors
    • 06 - Image 2 Full Edit
    • 07 - Image 3 Lightroom Culling
    • 08 - Image 3 Lightroom Colors
    • 09 - Image 3 Full Edit

    Before and After

    Use the sliders below to view before and after photos on your computer or mobile device of a few images created within this tutorial. These are composite images, so multiple files are used to create one final image.

    About the Instructor

    Jake Hicks
    Commercial Photographer

    As a professional photographer, Jake Hicks stands out because of his vibrant and unique style. A leader of gelled photography, Jake splits his time between teaching workshops covering both lighting and post production and, shooting for clients who want the colorful aesthetic he's become known for. His impactful style has set him apart and, helped to carry his message of keeping the skill in the camera, and not just on the screen.

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