As you'll see below, photos that come straight out of the camera tend to look flat and dull. I believe that unretouched photos are unfinished products. Post processing is a crucial step in my workflow and all photos delivered to clients go through this lengthy process. This ensures every single photo delivered is consistent, has richness and depth. I want every photo to be considered a work of art. The best way to understand the importance of retouching is to compare the before and afters of the photos below.