Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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General Queries

Retouching Labs does not limit the number of photos a customer can send. If you have many images to send over email, upload them to the cloud storage of your choice, including Google Drive and Dropbox.

The short answer is that we can edit all types of photos. However, as a rule, Retouching Labs does not work with nude photographs.

Read the non-exhaustive list of photo types the experts at Retouching Labs can edit:

  • Jewelry Retouching
  • Food Photos Editing
  • Family Photo Editing
    Headshots Retouching
  • Portrait Enhancement
  • Product Photo Editing
  • Wedding Photo Editing
  • Create Photo Montage
  • Newborn Photos Editing
  • Corporate Photo Editing
  • Old Picture Restoration
  • Real Estate Photos Editing
  • Amateur Photos Retouching
  • Boudoir Photos Improvement
  • Pro Photos Post-processing Service
  • Digital Image Manipulation Services
  • Ghost Mannequin Editing On Clothing
  • Clipping Path For Ecommerce Websites
  • Remove Image Background Online Service

The usual turnaround of our photo editing service is 48 hours after confirmation. However, services like image manipulation and photo restoration take longer, up to a week. For an exact number, please get in touch with Retouching Labs via the Contact form. An expert will analyze your requirements and give you an exact quote.

Yes, we can! All rights reserved. Your photos won’t be shared with any third party. Retouching Labs ensure that even other members of our team who are not working on your Photo have restricted access.

Retouching Labs has a simple process to order.

  • Submit Your Requirements Via the Contact Form
  • We Will Get Back to You Via Email
  • Send Us The Images Via Email or Upload Them To the Cloud
  • We Process The Images and Send Them Back Via Email or Cloud

Please mention it while submitting the order. Our experts will accommodate your request and create the variations as required. Note: You will be charged per image edited.

Sure, we help photographers by sending layered PSD files. However, this is an extra service that costs more. Please mention it when submitting the order.

Yes, it does. Please read the Terms and Conditions of this website to get a better idea. 

Yes, you can! Please check available openings at our Jobs Page

Retouching Labs offer an amazing work environment. Please check the Careers Page for detailed information.

Retouching Labs offers various photo editing and retouching services. Check out the Pricing Page for more information. 

Retouching Labs has been providing high-quality photo editing, photo retouching, and photo restoration services since 2009. The professionals at Retouching Labs are well-versed in the latest photo editing technologies and techniques. Retouching Labs provides Digital Photo Editing and Retouching Services to clients worldwide in industries like fashion, real estate, eCommerce and retail, photography, advertising and media, education, hospitality, and more.

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Wedding Photo Editing

Retouching Labs accepts all major image file formats, including:

  • JPEG
  • PNG
  • PSD
  • AI

The experts at Retouching Labs help edit and retouch your wedding photos, including the following:

  • Stray Hair & Wrinkles Removal
  • Eye-glasses Glare Correction
  • Clothes & Dress Correction
  • Pro Retouch (3-5 Persons)
  • High-End Skin Retouching
  • Body & Face Perfection
  • Dodge and Burn Effect
  • Makeup Adjustment
  • Contrast Adjustment
  • Exposure Correction
  • Matching Your Style
  • Noise Reduction
  • White Balance
  • Straightening
  • Sharpening
  • Cropping

Yes, we do. Retouching Labs understand that a standard wedding has many photos for editing. We accommodate bulk wedding photo editing with 2 packages:

  • Standard – $119 per package
  • Premium – $199 per package

Select the best wedding photo editing package for your bespoke needs.

Background Removal

The experts at Retouching Labs help remove any unwanted object from its BG (background).

  • Remove an Inadequate Subject
  • Remove the Shadow from Photos
  • Edit a Subject Matter and Context Separately
  • Isolate an Object From an Unwanted Background

Retouching Labs offer various background removal services, which include the following:

  • Object Removal
  • Blur Background
  • Color Correction
  • Merge Background
  • Background Removal
  • Background Extension
  • Background Retouching
  • Background Replacement
  • Change Background Color
  • Background Shadow Creation
  • Easy Photo Background Removal
  • Medium Photo Background Removal
  • Advanced Photo Background Removal

The experts at Retouching Labs remove image backgrounds using two main methods: Clipping Path and Image Masking.

Clipping Path
Suitable for objects with hard and smooth edges, like chairs, boxes, and tables.

Image Masking
Image masking is another background removal method suitable for objects with soft and rough edges. It is a non-destructive way of adjusting images with complex lines, like hair and fur.

Color Correction

Yes, we do. Retouching Labs offer packages for bulk color correction. For example, all photos taken during an event will have similar lighting and environment. We accommodate bulk color with 2 packages:

  • Standard – $119 per package
  • Premium – $199 per package

Select the best color correction package for your bespoke needs.

The experts at Retouching Labs help with the following color correction services:

  • Color Blending
  • Noise Adjustment
  • Straighten Photos
  • Saturation Correction
  • Highlights Adjustment
  • Color Variants Services
  • HDR Editing and Blending
  • White Balance Adjustment
  • Tints and Shadows Editing
  • Depth and Clarity Correction
  • Basic / Advanced Retouching
  • Advanced Color Replacement
  • Wedding Photo Color Correction
  • Culling & Custom Color Correction
  • Sharpening and Contrast Correction
  • eCommerce Product Color Correction

Some of the benefits of color-correcting your photos include the following:

  • Make your Photo unique by fixing the colors.
  • Increase the Photo’s sharpness and saturation.
  • Color correction helps provide photos with a natural look.
  • Color correction helps you control the image’s balance, lighting, and shadow.
  • Showcase your items/products in the best light with vibrant and appealing colors.
  • Breathe new life to old photographs by color correcting and adding natural colors.
  • Save time by changing the color of your products during the edit instead of during photography.
  • Fashion businesses can use Photoshop color correction to showcase their models in maximum glamour.

Clipping Path

Clipping Path and Image Masking serve the same goal during photo editing. Both these techniques are used to separate the background from a photo.

Clipping path uses Photoshop’s pen tool to draw paths around the object needing removal. Meanwhile, image masking isolates the object from the background with the magic eraser, background eraser, and color separation techniques.

Get the following clipping path services from the experts at Retouching Labs:

  • Deep Etching Services
  • Image Masking Services
  • Multiple Clipping Path Services
  • Color Correction After Clipping Path
  • Ghost Mannequin with Clipping Path
  • Shadow Creation after Clipping Path
  • Photo Retouching After Clipping Path
  • Background Removal with Clipping Path
  • Resizing and Reshaping After Clipping Path

Retouching Labs applies many clipping path techniques, including:

  • Hand-drawn paths, known as deep masking, with advanced pen tools.
  • Vector paths for use in graphic design platforms.
  • Custom-cut multi-paths through multiple layers.
  • Additional clipping masks and layer masking.
  • Soft edge manipulation for complex shapes.
  • Object cutout and framing.

The following businesses and industries need clipping path services for their photos:

  • Amazon, eBay, Etsy, and Other Online Store Vendors
  • eCommerce / Online Business Owners
  • Special-Order Product Catalogues
  • Publishing Houses & Magazines
  • Professional Photographers
  • Home Services Companies
  • Print Advertising Agencies
  • Real Estate Agents
  • Logo Designers
  • Photo Studios

Photo Restoration

Photo Restoration is the process of repairing old & damaged photos. For example, suppose you have faded, water-damaged, mold, full of tears, or other horrible state photos. In that case, photo restoration can fix them using digital enhancement and color correction techniques and tools.

Retouching Labs offer diverse photo restoration services. Our photo editors help with the following:

  • Old Photo Sharpening
  • Faded Photo Correction
  • Image Color Restoration
  • Mold Damage Photo Repair
  • Ripped and Torn Photo Repair
  • Fold and Scratch Damage Repair
  • Water Damage Photo Restoration
  • Sun Damage Repair & Restoration
  • Black & White Photo Colorization
  • Stains, Scratches, and Blemishes Removal
  • Combine Multiple Old Photographs into One
  • Recreate, Restore, and Reassemble Missing Pieces

Anyone with damaged photographs will benefit from professional photo restoration services. The photos do not even have to be old. For example, if you have water-damaged photos from a flood or leak, photo restoration will fix the image accurately. However, our usual clients are:

  • Businesses With a Legacy
  • Grandparents and Parents
  • Children and The Young-at-Heart

The experts at Retouching Labs can correct the following damages:

  • Rips
  • Mold
  • Marks
  • Tears
  • Tape
  • Cracks
  • Creases
  • Scratches
  • Fire Damage
  • Discoloration
  • Faded Photos
  • Sun Bleaching
  • Water Damage
  • Photos Stuck Behind Glass

Photo Manipulation

Photo Editing is the process of improving image quality by adjusting the color, exposure, brightness, cropping, and other fundamental edits.

Photo Manipulation makes modifications to the image by adding or removing elements. For example, a photo manipulator can replace the sky, merge multiple photos, and add special effects.

The experts at Retouching Labs help with the following photo manipulations:

  • Add Special Effects
  • Face and Dress Change
  • Photo Montage / Collage
  • Beauty Photo Manipulation
  • Change Image Background
  • Remove, Replace or Add an Object
  • Professional Stylization with Background Changing
  • Convert Photos to Sketches, Cartoons, or Paintings

The Photoshop experts at Retouching Labs can manipulate any photo. However, the most popular photo manipulations requested to Retouching Labs are:

  • Artistic Photo Manipulation
  • Vehicle Photo Manipulation
  • Product Photo Manipulation
  • Portrait Photo Manipulation
  • Landscape Photo Manipulation
  • Image to Sketch Photo Manipulation

Image Masking

Image masking is a Photoshop technique to cut out the photo background. It is a non-destructive way to replace an image’s background. Image masking services commonly apply to complex objects like hair, fur, or wool. You can extract an object from a background or hide parts of an image while enhancing others.

The experts at Retouching Labs perform the following Image Masking Services.

  • Hair Masking
  • Layer Masking
  • Color Masking
  • Vector Masking
  • Object Masking
  • Clipping Masking
  • Transparent Masking
  • Refine Edge Masking
  • Alpha Channel Masking
  • Collage Image Masking

Image Masking and Clipping Path Services are Photoshop techniques that remove photo backgrounds.

A clipping path is used to remove backgrounds of objects with basic shapes. Image masking is better for complex shapes like hair, wool, and fur.

Furthermore, image masking is also non-destructive, so you can return the original image. You do not need to specify the clipping path or image masking. The experts at Retouching Labs will analyze your image and suggest the best service for your needs.

Ghost Mannequin

Ghost Mannequin, also known as Invisible Mannequin, Neck Joint, or Hollow-Man, is the photo editing process of removing a mannequin from apparel photos.

The steps to achieve the ghost mannequin effect is:

  • Take a Photo of the Garment on a Mannequin
  • Take Another Image of the Garment’s Interior
  • Remove the Mannequin Digitally
  • Merge the Interior Photo (Neck-Insert) with the 1st Photo

The ghost mannequin effect is helpful to fashion and eCommerce stores to give a 3D image of the apparel without the distracting mannequin.

Some of the benefits of using ghost mannequin services include the following:

  • Help Customers Visualize Your Apparel by Showing the Actual Apparel Shape
  • Diversify Your Product (Apparel/Clothing/Garment) Detail Page

The experts at Retouching Labs help with the following ghost mannequin services:

  • 3D Ghost Mannequin Effect
  • Mannequin To Model Services
  • Neck Joint On Ghost Mannequin
  • Ghost Mannequin Shadow Effect
  • Bottom Joint On Ghost Mannequin
  • Sleeves Joint on Ghost Mannequin
  • Ghost Mannequin Color Correction
  • Ghost Mannequin Services for eCommerce
  • 3D / 360° Packshot Ghost Mannequin Effects
  • Ghost Mannequin Service for Clothing Products

eCommerce Product Photo Editing

Retouching Labs offer extensive eCommerce Product Photo Editing Services, including the following:

  • eCommerce Product Photo Cleaning
  • eCommerce Product Photo Retouching
  • Ghost Mannequin / Hollow Man Effect
  • Ecommerce Product Image Compositing
  • eCommerce Product Photo Manipulation
  • eCommerce Product Photo Shadow Effects
  • eCommerce Product Photo Color Correction
  • eCommerce Product Packshot Photo Editing
  • eCommerce Product Photo Background Removal
  • Edit Glossy and Glass eCommerce Product Photos
  • eCommerce Product Photo Clipping Path / Masking
  • eCommerce Product Photo Background and Noise Reduction
  • eCommerce Product Photo Cropping, Rotation, and Resizing
  • eCommerce Product Photo Reshaping, Liquifying, and Fixing Symmetry

The experts at Retouching Labs edit all eCommerce photographs. However, the most commonly requested photo edits are:

  • Food and Edibles
  • Shoes and Footwear
  • Apparel and Clothing
  • Furniture and Movables
  • Electronics and Devices
  • Motor Parts and Machinery
  • Cosmetics / Beauty Products

You will benefit from professional photo editing services if you are of the following types of an eCommerce business:

  • Consumer-to-Administration (C2A) eCommerce
  • Private Labeling and Manufacturing Businesses
  • Business-to-Administration (B2A) eCommerce
  • Wholesaling and Warehousing Businesses
  • Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C) eCommerce
  • Consumer-to-Business (C2B) eCommerce
  • Business-to-Consumer (B2C) eCommerce
  • Business-to-Business (B2B) eCommerce
  • Drop Shipping Businesses
  • Subscription Businesses
  • White Label Businesses

Photo Shadow Creation

The experts at Retouching Labs offer the following shadow creation services:

  • Remove Shadow
  • Drop Shadow Creation
  • Retain Original Shadow
  • Natural Shadow Creation
  • Reflection / Mirror Shadow Effect
  • Castaway Or Existing Shadow Creation

Some of the benefits you get by getting shadow creation service from Retouching Labs:

  • Increase the Appeal of Photo
  • Natural-Looking Images by Recreating Original Shadow
  • Premium Quality Images by Making the Product Look Realistic
  • Hide Distractions by Removing the Background and Adding Realistic Shadows

Some examples of products that will benefit from photoshop shadow creation services include:

Clothing Items

  • Shirt
  • T-shirt
  • Lingerie
  • Underwear

Product items

  • Pen
  • Book
  • Mobile
  • Wallet
  • Earring
  • Jewelry
  • Flat Items
  • Flat Chain
  • Table Cloth
  • Simple Ring

Photo Retouching

Photo Retouching eliminates all the imperfections from an image. It includes color and tone correction, contrast and saturation, blemishes and under-eye circles removal, and change of brightness.

Apart from basic retouching, the process also involves airbrushing, which removes certain elements from the background or adds elements that weren’t in the photo.

The experts at Retouching Labs offer professional retouching services, including the following:

  • Headshot Retouching
  • Body Photo Retouching
  • Food Photo Retouching
  • Family Photo Retouching
  • Product Photo Retouching
  • Jewelry Photo Retouching
  • Fashion Photo Retouching
  • Apparel Photo Retouching
  • Glamour Photo Retouching
  • Wedding Photo Retouching
  • Newborn Photo Retouching
  • High-End Photo Retouching
  • Real Estate Photo Retouching
  • Accessories Photo Retouching

The experts at Retouching Labs use basic and advanced photoshop tools to retouch your photos by:

  • Use the Patch Tool to Remove Wrinkles
  • Use Dodge and Burn Tools to Fix Exposure
  • Use the Spot Healing Tool to Clear Blemishes
  • Use the Clone Stamp Tool to Remove Eye Bags

Jewelry Retouching

Retouching Labs offer photo retouching for various jewelry types, including the following:

  • Ring Retouching
  • Bangle Retouching
  • Earring Retouching
  • Pendant Retouching
  • Bracelet Retouching
  • Necklace Retouching

The experts at Retouching Labs transform your dull, unattractive jewelry photos into products that shine with the following Jewelry Retouching Services.

  • Jewelry Polishing
  • Creative Jewelry Editing
  • Jewelry Shadow Creation
  • Jewelry Reflection Removal
  • Jewelry Photo Enhancement
  • High-End Jewelry Retouching
  • Jewelry Color Correction and Recoloring
  • Jewelry Background Cleaning & Removal
  • Jewelry Dust, Scratch, & Blemish Removal
  • Jewelry Shine Repainting and Enhancement

You will benefit from jewelry retouching services if you belong to the following categories.

  • Goldsmiths
  • Jewelry Resellers
  • eCommerce Stores
  • Jewelry Shop Owners
  • Jewelry Manufacturers
  • Jewelry Photographers

Newborn Photo Editing

You will benefit from professional newborn photo editing if you belong to the following categories:

  • Parents of Newborns
  • Newborn Photographers
  • Newborn Products Seller

Editing newborn photos is a current trend. There are many advantages to professionally editing your newborn’s photos, including the following:

  • Remove unwanted objects from your newborn photos.
  • Make your newborn photos look more attractive and cute.
  • Make your newborn’s face and skin glow with color correction.
  • Create a fairy-tale vibe for your newborn photo with photo compositing.
  • Add realistic shadow effects to make your newborn images more authentic.
  • Improve your newborn’s features like the lips, hair, eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Remove dull and lifeless backgrounds from newborn images and replace them with attractive and gorgeous backgrounds.

Retouching Labs help parents turn their baby photos into adorable and creative portraits with the following Newborn Photo Editing Services:

  • Baby Portrait Editing
  • Unwanted Object Removal
  • Newborn Photo Retouching
  • Newborn Photo Manipulation
  • Turn Baby Photo Into a Painting
  • Newborn Photo Color Correction
  • Newborn Photo Shadow Creation
  • Newborn Photo Skin Smoothening
  • Newborn Photo Background Editing
    Newborn Nose, Eyes, & Cheeks Editing

Real Estate Photo Editing

Some of the benefits of real estate photo editing services are:

  • Sell Your Real Estate Listing Quick
  • Sell Your Property for Better Price
  • Enhance Your Real Estate Business’s Reputation
  • Attract More Customers to Your Property Listings

Retouching Labs offer extensive Real Estate Photo Editing Services to help realtors, property owners, and sellers create amazing photos. We provide the following services:

  • Lawn Retouching
  • 3D Real Estate Renders
  • TV Image Replacement
  • Adding Fire to Fireplace
  • Real Estate Aerial Editing
  • Real Estate Item Removal
  • Day to Dusk Photo Editing
  • Real Estate Virtual Staging
  • Window Cutout Replacement
  • Real Estate HDR Photo Editing
  • Real Estate Floor Plan Redraws
  • Real Estate Dust & Garbage Edit
  • Real Estate Image Enhancement
  • Real Estate Photo Sky Replacement
  • Precise Clipping Path for Interior Photos
  • Panoramic Photo Stitching of Real Estate Images

Yes, we can. The experts at Retouching Labs remove the cloudy, unattractive sky in Photoshop and replace it with your preferred backdrop. For example, you can get a sunny sky or a dusk setting to make the property look more attractive.

Product Photo Editing

Do you require professional product photo editing? If you sell any product, you will benefit from having professionally edited product images that show the item in the best light. Get professional product photo editing if you belong to the following:

  • Product Retailers
  • Product Resellers
  • eCommerce Websites
  • Product Manufacturers

Retouching Labs offer the following product photo editing services to help turn your products into attractive objects that sell:

  • Product Photo Retouching
  • Car Product Photo Editing
  • Image Mask for Product Photo
  • Jewelry Product Photo Editing
  • Creative Product Photo Editing
  • Product Photo Color Correction
  • Clipping Path for Product Photo
  • eCommerce Product Photo Editing
  • Product Photo Background Removal
  • Shadow Creation for Product Photos
  • Product Photo Rotation and Resizing
  • Glossy and Glass Product Photo Editing
  • Ghost Mannequin Technique for Clothing Products
    Reshaping, Liquifying, and Fixing Symmetry of Product Photos

Retouching Labs accepts all product photos. Our experts will take the images and perform the requested edits. Furthermore, Retouching Labs offer Batch Product Photo Editing Services to accommodate modern businesses selling hundreds of products.

Headshot Retouching

The retouchers at Retouching Labs specialize in transforming headshots and portraits to look professional and high-quality. Retouching Labs offer the following Headshot Retouching Services:

  • Eye Correction
  • Braces Removal
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Remove Dark Circles
  • Glass Glare Removal
  • Apply Digital Make-Up
  • Remove Flyaway Hairs
  • Headshot Color Correction
  • Hair and Beard Retouching
  • Basic Headshot Retouching
  • Skin Smoothing and Toning
  • Blemishes & Scars Removal
  • Adjust Contrast & Brightness
  • Remove or Blue Backgrounds
  • Advanced Headshot Retouching
  • Overall Improvement of Facial Features
  • Reduce Moles, Blemishes, Pimples, and Birthmarks

The following individuals and people will benefit the most from professional headshot retouching services:

  • Employees
  • Job Seekers
  • Public Figures
  • Actors and Models
  • Small Business Owners
  • CEOs and Entrepreneurs

Yes, we can. Please send us your portrait photos, and our experts will professionally retouch them for use on LinkedIn. They will perform the following:

  • Whiten Teeth
  • Smoothen Skin
  • Basic Background Retouch
  • Reduce Wrinkles and Blemishes

Body Reshaping

Yes, we can! Just send us your photo and mention how much slimming is required. The experts at Retouching Labs use Photoshop Liquify to reshape and slim your body while ensuring it looks natural.

The experts at Retouching Labs help retouch and reshape body photos with the following services:

  • Airbrush Skin
  • Remove Items
  • Body Slimming
  • Stray Hair Fixing
  • Clothes Retouching
  • Makeup Retouching
  • Teeth Braces Removal
  • Dodge and Burn Effect
  • Background Retouching
  • Boudoir Photos Retouching

Feeling like your body photos can be improved? Send them to Retouching Labs! Our experts will reshape and retouch your body photos, including:

  • Add Muscles.
  • Add a Six-pack.
  • Hide the Tummy.
  • Accentuate the Waist.
  • Remove Unwanted Flab.
  • Enlargement Of the Chest.
  • Enlarge Or Reduce Breasts.
  • Completely Reshape the Body.
  • Make the Legs Longer & Slimmer.
  • Narrowing Of The Oval Of the Face.

Video Editing

Retouching Labs accommodate the most common video file extensions, including the following:

  • MP4
  • MOV
  • WMV
  • AVI
  • MKV

Retouching Labs offers video editing services for all types of clips, reels, and videotapes, including:

  • Vlog Videos Editing
  • GoPro Videos Editing
  • Home Videos Editing
  • Sports Videos Editing
  • Sales Videos Editing
  • Wedding Films Editing
  • Gaming Videos Editing
  • Travel Videos Editing
  • Family Videos Editing
  • Launch Videos Editing
  • Podcasts Video Editing
  • Website Videos Editing
  • Seminar Videos Editing
  • Training Videos Editing
  • Interview Videos Editing
  • Testimonial Videos Editing
  • Real Estate Videos Editing
  • DJ Or Music Videos Editing
  • Documentary Videos Editing
  • Drone Video Editing
  • Brand Promotion Videos Editing
  • Video Tours For Guides Editing
  • Social Media Ad Videos Editing
  • University Promo Videos Editing
  • Digital Marketing Videos Editing
  • Product Explainer Videos Editing
  • Speeches & Ceremony Reels Editing
  • Vacation Or Holiday Videos Editing
  • Education & Training Videos Editing
  • Professional Corporate Videos Editing
  • Documentaries, Long Play Edits Editing
  • Product Reviews And Demo Videos Editing
  • Parties And Other Occasion Shoots Editing
  • IGTV Videos Or Videos For Influencers Editing

Do you need professional video editing services? You will benefit from having professionally edited videos if you belong to the following categories:

  • Realtors
  • YouTubers
  • Broadcasters
  • Regular People
  • Digital Marketers
  • Small Businesses
  • Wedding Videographers
  • Large Multinational Corporations