About Kristina

“The sign of a good retoucher is no sign at all.” – Kristina Sherk

For the past 10 years, Kristina Sherk has been a high-end photo retoucher based out of Washington, D.C. She specializes in realistic retouching and has done work for many clients such as Time Inc., Hasselblad, Merz Aesthetic and Cotton Incorporated. She loves “translating Photoshop” for people and subsequently, she’s a contributing author for educational publications like Shutter Magazine, Photoshop User Magazine and Lightroom Magazine. She is also the author behind three, newly released KelbyOne classes and Photoshop Café’s Fashion Retouching DVD. Check out her store for free Lightroom presets and Photoshop actions: www.SharkPixel.com/store

Client Reviews:

Jamie Rose, Partner, Momenta Group LLC
“Kristina Sherk is a wonderful retouching expert for professionals. Over the years, Momenta has hired her on many of our more complicated projects. Her rates are affordable and her commitment to excellence is well appreciated. From making an executive portrait look polished to creating consistent and vibrant toning for event photography, Kristina is our go-to retouching expert.”

Stephen Voss
“I’ve worked with Kristina many times over the past few years and her work has always made my work look better. She communicates well on projects and always exceeds my expectations with her quick turnarounds and wonderful work.”