Camera and Lens Used: Nikon D600, Nikon 60mm f/2.8G ED AF-S Micro-Nikkor
ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed: 1/200 | 3.0 | ISO 400
Software Used: Lightroom, Photoshop
Actions/Presets Used: Inspire Photoshop Actions, Manual Edits Learned In MCP Online Workshops, Newborn Necessities Photoshop Actions, Eye Doctor and Dentist Photoshop Actions
Extra Details: Opened image in LR. Cropped slightly for interest. Pulled into CS6.
~Manual edits to correct Skin color as taught in the MCP Color Fixing Class. Clone Stamp on lighten @10% to decrease under-eye shadows
~Newborn Necessities: ran Magic Baby Lotion, masked off eyebrows, mouth, facial lines, nostrils, and all creases.
~Eye Doctor: lightened a semicircle area opposite catchlights.
~Inspire: Brilliant Base with Lift the Midtones turned off, Plum Perfect 30% masked off baby completely, Magical Matte with Light Pink Mattifier and Dreamy Blur both on background. Gem Polish on eyes, nostrils, mouth, and headpiece.
Image Title: Inspiring Sweet and Sassy Gal
By: Nikki Baldwin
Studio: Nick of Time Photography