Established in 2012, Retouching Academy is focused on developing a fundamental educational base for artists interested in mastering photo retouching.


Become the artist you always wanted to be.

No matter what your current skill level is, our world class instructors will take you to the next level.

Courses For Beginners

Your first steps into the world of digital photo editing

Our beginner-oriented courses will help artists who have minimal or no experience with image editing software: Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom and Capture One.

Themed Courses & Workshops

Explore new horizons & polish your artistic style

Regardless of your current skill level you will find interesting and extremely helpful courses which will help take your artistic education to the next level: visual appreciation, the basics of 2-dimensional imagery, makeup fundamentals, color theory and visual philosophy. Explore, search and find your direction and style in photography and retouching.

Professional Programs

Professional techniques, marketing, rate setting & scaling

Our professional programs will add structure to your knowledge and help those who want to turn their passion into a profession.

OUR COURSES & WORKSHOPSFrom Beginner to Pro Advanced Skill Level
OUR INSTRUCTORSEducators & Working Professionals