How to change an old family photo to a newly looking one or how to convert an ordinary looking picture into stunning looking background wallpaper? Image editing is very special to give a fabulous touch to your existing image and make it look professional or artistic.
Editing of graphics is done for photo retouching, photo restoration, photo enhancement, giving special effects, changing color shades and modes. You can resize photos by modifying photo height, width. Graphic designers can make an overweight woman look like a slim woman. Any shape can be distorted, flipped, rotated by graphics editing.
Light and shadow can play a part in graphic design. Photo of a landscape on daytime can be changed to photo at night. A photo of summer can be made to look like a photo in snowfall. A clear image can be changed to an image in fog by use of photo retouching. A human face can look like an animie type character.
Graphics editing gives you benefit of generating output in various file formats. If the original file format is in JPG format, you can generate output in GIF, BMP, TIFF with image quality diminished or enhanced. You can generate output in software specific file format. Popular graphics editing software let you generate output in software’s own default format. If you are using Adobe Photoshop, you can get output in default PSD format. Corel Draw generates output in CDR format.
In digital cameras all the photos may not be properly taken. Ambience of photo shoot may damage quality of photos. Shades of light, fog or darkness often affect clarity of pictures. Photo figures do not look clear if taken from a distance without zooming. Photo retouching can edit such pictures to look like a perfectly taken picture. All the shaded figures can be adjusted by retouching tools. All the blurred portions of the image can be sharpened for prominence.
Print media requires the use of illustrations on pages of newspaper or magazine. Here illustrators make collages of photos by image manipulation. Slimming point ads where showing weight loss of men and women can be done by right photo editing software. Online websites use graphics editing to make graphics more glamorous looking.
If you are thinking editing an image is quite easy then you are wrong. It may take hours of time to edit a single image. To edit an image a designer has to look at the minute details of work. Concentration, patience and professionalism are very much necessary in photo editing.
If you are planning to retouch any of your photos or planning to make an online photo album for your website take help from an expert. An experienced graphic editor has long experience of working in Adobe Photoshop. He can quickly decide which portion should be retouched and what modification should be done to make the image look more dazzling.
If you want your photos to get noticed and applauded, then image manipulation should be the best option you should adopt.