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Julia Kuzmenko McKim
Attended ICPP, Melbourne, Australia
Lives in Los Angeles, California
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Anyone who is interested in portrait, fashion or/and beauty retouching knows how wonderful the Dodge & Burn technique is for skin retouching. We have talked about various methods and the fundamental knowledge of light and shadow rendering in 2-dimensional art before, and I would like to offer you yet another important piece of the D&B puzzle - the brush settings in Photoshop, which will help you achieve greater results when using this technique.
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New +Retouching Academy video for Beauty Retouch panel users and anyone who is interested in improving their Dodge & Burn brush work!
I have recently changed the way I work with brushes when Dodging & Burning, and it’s been about 3 months that I have been working with these settings and they made my D&B work quite a bit more convenient and precise. I’d like to share why and how this happened and what it led...
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Beautiful work, Tiffany!
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Russell James & Nigel Barker Share Their Views On Retouching in Their #BehindtheGlass Interviews
There’s a lot of controversy about retouching, and anti-retouching campaigns keep sweeping the internet communities bashing the very art form that many of us photographers and retouchers are deeply in love with and desire to master. Let’s hear what the big boys of the photography...
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Check out Your Roadmap to Retouching Greatness - a great guest post on Scott Kelby's blog by our own Michael Woloszynowicz!
Check out this wonderful guest article on Scott Kelby’s website by one of our top instructors Michael Woloszynowicz: It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Michael Woloszynowicz.In this artcile Michael talks about such fundamental things and their importance for successful retouching...
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In this video we’ll be discussing some of the most important layer Blending modes for retouchers to understand, as well as present practical examples of when they are used. We’ve divided our discussion into four main Blending mode groupings:Lightening Blending modes Darkening Blending...
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A little facelift to the Beauty Retouch Product page:
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Testing the update and have recorded one simple, but hopefully very useful video and will narrate and share shortly smile emoticon
JUST FYI: our customers who have already purchased the panel, will have FREE access to the updated panel via their Member Area, once it is released.
ELITE RETOUCHING EDUCATION FOR PROFESSIONALS
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From our Monday shoot in Malibu. My beautiful friend Carolina Urrea Hair by Victor Mendoza, Makeup Jerry Avila Styling by Anna Marie Karakhanova Photography & post Julia Kuzmenko | Visual Artist Special thanks to Wilford Lenov for providing this gorgeous Michael Costello gown. I think we wore it better than Kim K ;) #fashionphotography #red #malibu #michaelcostello
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Model: Nadja (NextModel, Los Angeles) 
Makeup: Celebrity Makeup Artist Elizabeth Ulloa 
Styling: Stacey Dabney 
Hair: Jasmin Robles 
Cinematography & editing: Jaron Schneider 
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Model: Nadja (NextModel, Los Angeles) Makeup: Celebrity Makeup Artist Elizabeth Ulloa Styling: Stacey Dabney Hair: Jasmin Robles Cinematography & editing: Jaron Schneider Photo & Post: Julia Kuzmenko McKim Photographed at Smart Chic Beautiful Studio, Woodland Hills, CA
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Photographer, Retoucher, Digital Artist & Educator
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Photography, Lighting, Studio Lighting, Natural Light, Retouching, Digital Painting, Scuba Diving and exploring the world on a bike
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Los Angeles, California
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Moscow, Russia - Melbourne, Australia - Denver, Colorado - Omaha, Nebraska
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LA based internationally published photographer, retoucher and digital artist.
Introduction
Internationally published Beauty, Fashion & Portrait photographer, digital artist, retoucher and educator. An International College of Professional Photography (Melbourne, Australia) graduate and Fstoppers writer: http://fstoppers.com/author/julia

I have photographed around the world including Moscow, Melbourne, Sydney, Los Angeles,  Las Vegas, Omaha, Denver and Italy!

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Worked as a tour guide in Egypt for 2 years! YEAH!
Education
  • ICPP, Melbourne, Australia
    Commercial Photography, 2008 - 2010
  • MESI
    Corporate Management, 2000 - 2005
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Julia McKim, Yulia Kuzmenko
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Honoured to be a Featured Artist on august | LinkedIn
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When I was asked to be a featured artist on August Corporation I was immediately impressed by their desire to host high quality work by amaz

Random Request From Stranger Turns Into Hilarious Photoshop Free-for-All
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Be careful what you wish for, the saying goes, because you might get way more than you bargained for. Julia Kuzmenko, talented photographer

Creative Thinking: Experimental Accidents Improve Your Photography
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Push the envelope to break free of creative chains — even your failures can be winners

BorrowLenses Education: Featured Photographer Julia Kuzmenko McKim
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BioLatest Posts Latest posts by (see all) BorrowLenses Education: Featured Photographer Julia Kuzmenko McKim - August 20, 2013 BorrowLenses

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Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes when a professional team create those looks you see in the hair ads? Pravana partners with Sherri

Digital Photo Retouching: Beauty, Fashion and Portrait Photography Review
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Overview As an award winning retoucher, photographer, and digital artist, Julia Kuzmenko McKim is considered one of the best in the business

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Джулия профессиональный фотограф, художник и цифровой ретушер. На данный момент проживает в Омаха и работает с различными модельными агентст

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Since its first publication in 1954, this work has established itself as a unique classic. It applies the approaches and findings of modern

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Model: Elisa Yu Lau Photographer: Julia Kuzmenko McKim Hair and Makeup: Mikala Jean Vandenbroucke

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How to “Read” Light in Photography
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This guest post from Julie Kuzmenko McKim will teach you to read the lighting in a photograph to figure out how it was made. It is a must re

Your guide to Photoshop Hot Keys
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Happy Valentine's Day! We made you a little something to show we care. You don't want to miss this guide to Photoshop's hot keys.

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