Hire the best freelancer retouchers available

YunoJuno is a leading all-one-platform to find, hire, manage and pay elite and vetted freelancers. Working with global brands, we’ll find the best retouchers for your project with just a few clicks.

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Why hire an experienced freelance retoucher?

Retouchers are experts in delivering high quality creatives. Combining style and technique, they help guide the audience through information they receive and reach a particular conclusion by making the right edits to an image.  Taking a methodical approach to image and artwork, retouchers can help bring a brand to life. Another benefit of working with a freelancer is you are not limited to office hours. If you have a last-minute deadline, you can often find a retoucher willing to work evenings and weekends to help you get the job done.

How hiring retouchers through YunoJuno works


Create your project brief

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Find the best freelancer

Select from a pool of 70,000+ vetted freelancers, available remote or on-site.
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Manage contracts and payments

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What does a freelance retoucher do?

Using digital software, a retoucher edits imagery to help improve the image to remove any defects or improve the appearance of the image. Some of their responsibilities include:

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Delivering high-quality image editing to meet the needs of the business.
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Manipulate digital images to produce a high-quality output for web and print.
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Retouch imagery to ensure brand standards are met.
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Prepare images for delivery on marketing channels such as website and socials.
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Develop brand assets in accordance with the brand strategy and brand guidelines.
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Create graphics for web and print as required.
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Interpret storyboards, visualise high-level concepts and create graphics and illustrations.
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Why 12,000+ world’s most innovative companies trust YunoJuno

I have to say a huge thanks to your team — YunoJuno has saved us on many occasions now.

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I have to say a huge thanks to your team — YunoJuno has saved us on many occasions now.

Christine Richter, Creative Operations Manager

We haven’t used a recruiter in ages, working closely with the YunoJuno Talent team we moved to sourcing 100% via the YJ Marketplace.

Marie Brittain, Resource Manager

YunoJuno have been brilliant in identifying remote working freelancers who always deliver. From first introductions and telephone calls, to brief discussions and final delivery, the key has been good, clear and honest communication.

Nick Astor, Content Strategy & Execution Lead

The freelancers on YunoJuno are consistently of the highest calibre. It is also the easiest and most transparent recruitment service I have ever dealt with.

Christian Anderson-Ramshall, Head of Digital Production

Implementing YunoJuno has taken much of the manual management out of this system, reducing administrative workload and improving operational efficiency. The way we on-board and pay our valued freelancers is now a totally different experience.

Dan de Lord, Talent Strategy & Acquisition Director

YunoJuno are my recruitment saviours! I’ve worked with them for a few years now and they’ve helped with many resourcing challenges. The platform is really easy to use, it provides a wide range of freelancers to interact with and also means I’m only dealing with one vendor – which makes my internal financing hassle free!

Steph Fair, Creative Services Manager

Freelance support can be a great option for your business. It gives you the advantage of flexibility and the power to hire specialist expertise when it’s truly needed. Independent contractors can be self managing and great additions to the team.

Claire, Head of Design

The YunoJuno team have been super helpful and helped me find a talented engineer to support our MVP build in no time at all!

Winnie, Founder & CEO,

For us, the benefits of using YunoJuno are across the board. It allows us to brief and hire freelancers quickly and easily, making it very simple for us to scale resource on any given project at any time. It also allows us to quickly find freelancers across multiple industries, all from the same place.

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Frequently asked questions

What is retouching?
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Retouching is the process used to alter an image.

When should I hire an retoucher?
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There are several reasons why now might be the time to hire a freelance retoucher. This includes:

Time — Retouchers are experts at amending imagery quickly and effectively. With being freelance, they're able to move quickly, working evenings and weekends to help hit tight deadlines.

Skills/knowledge — Working directly with a retoucher gives you a collaborative experience where you hold a wealth of opportunity for input and ultimately influence the outcome of the deliverables. You’ll work together to come up with the best imagery based on your business needs.

Ideas — Retouchers are able to give a new perspective on an image and how it can be used in different situations. They can help improve the overall look and feel of your images.

Results driven —  Retouchers, through their wealth of experience can help deliver results, through editing imagery, they can help effortlessly conveying the meaning of a particular message. This in  turn can help your audience engage better with your brand.

What skills should you look for in a retoucher?
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Freelance retouchers have a wide variety of skills. The most common attributes include:

  • Demonstrable portfolio of retouched imagery.
  • Technical editorial knowledge.
  • Proficiency and solid knowledge of adobe, including illustrator, after effects and Photoshop.
  • Experience in editing images and/or delivering usable project files for use throughout the business.
  • A great understanding of colour management.
  • Strong aesthetic and conceptual skills.
  • Natural creativity.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Style.
  • The ability to present their work.
  • An eye for detail.
  • Ability to collaborate and meet deadlines.
Why choose a YunoJuno retoucher?
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Each of our retouchers have been manually vetted by our dedicated onboarding team to ensure they have the right skills and experience to be considered an elite Freelancer. They have their own profile that outlines their skills and experience, giving you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.

How much does it cost to hire an retoucher?
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Our contracted rates for retouchers in 2019 ranged between £200 and £350, with the average day rate being £300.

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Best retouchers are in high demand

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