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Chapter 10. Photograph: Retouching Portraits > Digital Nose Job - Pg. 310

The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Digital Nose Job This is a very simple technique for decreasing the size of your subject's nose by 15­20%. The actual shrinking of the nose is a breeze and only takes a minute or two. You may spend a little bit of time cloning away the sides of the original nose, but since the new nose winds up on its own layer, it makes this cloning a lot easier. Here's how it's done: Step One: Open the photo that you want to retouch. Press L to get the Lasso tool, and draw a loose selection around your subject's nose. Make sure you don't make this selection too close or too pre-