How to Relight Portraits in Post With These 6 Dramatic Photoshop Actions

Relighting is a post-production technique that takes a base image and alters the appearance of the lighting sources, or even adds the appearance of new lighting sources altogether, to improve the image. Sometimes the light in a photograph just isn't what you want it to be. Maybe you're working on a stock image, the desired look changes after the shoot, or you need to fit a portrait from one location into the background from another. There are many reasons why a perfectly servicable photograph in one scenario might not work in another. Relighting is often just the trick to save (Read more...)