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Two Approaches: Contemporary vs. Classic Portraiture

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In this tutorial, we'll be creating and editing two portraits, one in a classic style and another with a more modern look. Photography itself is a relatively new art form. Sculpture and painting have been around for thousands of years, and therefore have been through many "periods" or eras of style. Photography is not that clearly defined, and we often reach back into the past to create a certain mood or try to break new ground with the most cutting edge techniques. Today, we'll dive into that dichotomy.


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