How to edit Headshots and Portraits in Lightroom

In this video I show you how I clean up this beautiful portrait without over doing it. You do not have to spend hours cleaning up a portrait, just focus on what is most important, and with a few simple adjustments you can end up with the perfect shot.

There is nothing worse then seeing portraits over done. Specially over using the skin smoothing tool. In this video I show you how to avoid that.

If you have any questions please drop them on the comments below. If you would like me to edit one of your photos, please send me the RAW file or JPEG to

Here is the video:


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Edin Chavez
Travel junkie, animal lover, troublemaker, daydreamer and a bit obsessed with my camera. Addicted to documentaries, coffee, hot sauce, and blue cheese.