Feb 15th Bangalore | Contact +91-9620830837 | Click Here to WhatsApp

An Exclusive beauty PHOTOGRAPHY and retouching MASTERCLASS

This workshop with Lara Gilles aims to cover everything you need to know about beauty photography and high end retouching. She will show you how to create the perfect beauty image: the best lenses and equipment for beauty photography, how to use the right camera settings for portraits and close ups, how to work with different lighting setups and how to guide the model.

After the photoshoot, we will jump right into the retouching part. Lara will lead you through her retouching workflow, from using Capture One to explaining the important tools in Photoshop, she will cover everything you need to know to create a professionally retouched image. You will get a deep insight to skin retouching, color correction and color grading the image and how Lara creates her significant color look.

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About the mentor


Lara Gilles is a photographer and retoucher based in Germany, focusing on beauty and fashion. She has worked for several international beauty companies and fashion brands and has shot their latest campaigns or lookbooks.

Next to her significant creative beauty images, she also loves to capture clean skincare looks, which are published worldwide in a variety of magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Glamour to name a few.

Her retouching clients include her latest job for JBL featuring Khalid or hair and glasses campaigns for big companies next to other well-known photographers.

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The total cost of the Masterclass is INR ₹18,850/- per person. You can confirm your spot just by paying the booking amount of INR ₹6,850/- (rest of the amount you can pay before or during the workshop).

Course Content

In this intense one-day workshop we will cover beauty photography and high end retouching. You will get to know how Lara shoots her beauty images, what angles to use, the best camera settings and equipment for beauty photography and different lighting setups using one or two lights.

After the shooting part, she will lead you through her retouching workflow. First of all, she will explain how she processes and prepares her pictures in Capture One, before exporting the files to Photoshop. Then she will show you the important settings and tools in Photoshop (brush settings, clone stamp tool, healing brush etc.) and the magic of high end retouching: dodge & burn. You will get a deep insight to skin retouching – how to use the healing brush and the clone stamp tool the right way, without overdoing the retouching. We will also take care of color correction and how to color grade the image – so you will have an impression on how Lara creates her significant color look.

Cameras, Lenses & Lighting equipment:

  • Choosing the Right Cameras & Lenses For Your Work
  • Choosing the Right For Specific Projects
  • Camera Sensors: Full Frame & Crop Factor
  • Crop Factor & Focal Length Multiplier
  • Studio & Backdrop Choice
  • Lighting Equipment
  • Common Monolight Controls & Triggers
  • Light Modifiers
  • Accessories Camera and lens usage


  • Identifying the right models
  • Ideas and Vision
  • Guiding your Makeup Artist
  • Lighting setup and light settings
  • Flawless Execution
  • Tethered Shooting
  • Posing and Framing
  • Portrait and Beauty close up angles

Retouching Details:

  • Explaining the tools and settings in Photoshop: brush settings, clone stamp tool, healing brush, etc. – Cleaning up the image with the healing brush and clone stamp tool
  • Where applicable: How to fix makeup with the clone stamp tool
  • Hair retouching
  • How to paint in fake lashes in Photoshop
  • Local Dodge&Burn for professional skin retouching
  • How to use Dodge&Burn to highlight and contour the face
  • Color Correction
  • Color Grading
  • How to use the liquify tool


  • Finding the right clients
  • Pricing
  • Marketing


INR 18,850/- per person
Includes lunch, tea/coffee, snacks and applicable taxes. You can confirm your spot just by paying the booking amount of INR 6,850/- (rest of the amount you can pay before or during workshop). Payment options will be shared upon inquiry.


In the ill-fated event if you wish to cancel your booking after the payment, you will receive a credit note that can be used to avail of any of our services listed on our website, for:

a) 100% of the amount if you cancel before 30 days of the Workshop date,
b) 50% of the amount if you cancel before 15 days of the Workshop date

No credit note will be issued for canceling 2weeks prior to the Workshop date or for failing to attend the Workshop without prior intimation, and no cash refunds will be made under any circumstances.


    • I am a complete beginner in makeup. Is this Masterclass recommended for me? Of course! GlamFlame always plans it’s workshops in such a way that both beginners and professionals can attend it. 
    • Do I have to bring my camera kit ? No. It’s a look and learn workshop.
    • How do I register for the Workshop? You can register for the Workshop by clicking on the BOOK NOW! tab and filling out the registration form, or transferring the booking amount directly to our company account, details will be shared upon inquiry. You can reach us on +91-9620830837
    • How do I pay the Workshop fee? We have multiple payment options including online transfer, from which you may choose one as per your convenience. More details can be shared upon inquiry.
    • What should I get to the Workshop?
      • Just an open mind and learning attitude.
    • I have paid for the Workshop but cannot attend. Can I get a refund?
      Kindly check our cancellation policy. 


    • GlamFlame will not be responsible for canceling the event or for any individual missing the event due to natural calamities. 
    • GlamFlame workshops are within the abilities of average people in good health. We ask that you please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about the activity levels of the workshops. By reserving a space in a workshop with a deposit, you certify that you do not knowingly have any physical or other conditions of disability that would create a risk for you or other workshop participants or workshop staff. Once your workshop payment has been made, medical circumstances will not be considered as exceptions to our cancellation policy. We assume no responsibility for medical care or for special dietary requirements.
    • GlamFlame reserves the right to take photographs or videos during the operation of any workshop or part thereof and to use the resulting photography in whole or in part for promotional purposes, including, but not limited to: advertising and publicity both in print and electronic media. By booking a reservation for any GlamFlame Workshop, participants agree to allow their images to be used in such photography; participants who prefer that their image not be used can inform us during at the commencement of the workshop. We also reserve the right to use, in all or in part, any written reviews you may provide to us in our advertising and publicity both in print and electronic media.
    • The type of workshops we offer requires flexibility and must allow for alternatives. For this reason, the workshop description must be taken as an indication of what may take place, and not as a contractual obligation.

By paying the workshop fees you are agreeing to accept all  the above terms & conditions.

GlamFlame Studios

Address2nd Floor, 1554, 19th Main Rd, Agara Village, 1st Sector, HSR Layout, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560102

10:00 am to 06:00 pm


Local transport: Cab and auto (Not Included)
Exertion level: Easy
Accommodation: Hotels (Not Included)
Meals: Lunch and Tea/coffee snacks included
Type of makeup: Beauty Photography and Retouching
Weather in Feb: Average 28°C

Can Be Arranged Upon Request:
Up to 2 Nights Hotel accommodation with private bath and toilet
All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
Ground transport
*The additional cost hast to be born by the individual

Transport to/from Workshop Location
Visa for India
Alcoholic beverages
Travel insurance

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