Every now and then I will publish tutorials with techniques I use to make my own images.
To make a composite image I follow these steps.
1. Shoot studio photo and location photo’s. The location photo’s I often shoot as HDR.
2. Shoot background image
HDR photographing, camera settings, etc
3. Retouch model photo
Adding detail using the Double RAW Converting technique, skin retouching (using the dust & scratches filter), dodge & burn
A frequency separation technique is explained very well on Fstoppers by Julia Kuzmenko.
5 Creating the composite
Cutting out the subject, adjusting
6 Creating shadows
7 Blending foreground with the background
8 Final touches
9 Publishing the end results
Use of social media