Photo manipulation is frequently used for different purposes like printing and publication, e-commerce image optimisation etc. Clipping Mask Asia has mastered the art of photo manipulation. If you need to outsource your photo manipulation work please upload the files and submit a quotation request form to get the price and any other information.
What is Photo Manipulation?
According to the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, “ Photo manipulation is the act of altering a photo using computer software to improve the look, beauty and readability of the image. Frequently it’s difficult for a viewer to differentiate between a manipulated image and reality”(quoted from the university official web blog).
In other words, image manipulation is the process of combining different photos into a single one to create a new one that will riddle the appearance by altering the reality. There are different types of photo manipulation. Let’s see some example of photo manipulation.
Why Photo Manipulation:
Recently image manipulation has been very popular in fashion and product photography industry. Sometimes, photo manipulation is done just for pleasure but sometimes it is done for commercial purpose. Can you imagine a girl riding on the back of wild tiger? Yes, that is possible by the use of this technique. This type of manipulation is aimed for pleasure and fun. However, it has great application in commercial industries. Neck joining, ghost effect, supernatural visualization are the most popular application of photo manipulation. The manipulated images are frequently used for e-commerce website, movie making, poster and advertisement.
How to do Photo Manipulation:
Photo manipulation is a subtle and creative work. In order to do it properly it requires enough skill and expertise. Clipping Mask Asia has numbers of well experienced dedicated designers who are accomplishing the task frequently. For the beginners it’s very urgent to know the use of some basic Photoshop tools like pen tool, stamp tool and eraser tool. Having great command on these three tools is the prerequisite condition of doing image manipulation. Knowledge of color correction is also very helpful to create an awesome manipulated image. If someone fails to maintain each and every step of photo manipulation properly it will be completely fake and the image will lose its appeal. Here, I am referring to some urgent tips for image manipulation.
Some Urgent Tips:
Clipping Mask Asia recommends Adobe Photoshop CS6 to accomplish photo manipulation. This version of Photoshop has fantastic feature of stamp tool that will come in great use while accomplishing the task. If you need any help please contact us without any hesitation.
Sample of Photo Manipulation: