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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Work with the top & vetted retouchers

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


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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:

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

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YunoJuno offers WONGDOODY access to a lot of great freelancers, supporting us with an account manager and talent manager.

Emma Dawson, Lead Talent Acquisition, EMEA

YunoJuno has reduced the time and admin spent on completing IR35 compliance for all of our freelancers. It's revolutionised how quickly we can hire someone, in a fully compliant way.

Emma Hughes, Senior Creative Producer

YunoJuno is a great platform for finding the best freelancers and really happy with the support of the team there. Super easy to use and it takes care of all our freelancing requirements. All-in-all, it's been a great solution for me and for our Creative Studio at OVO Energy. Happy to recommend YunoJuno to all of my contacts.

Natasha Montgomery, Creative Resource Manager

It's helpful to have the contracts/ briefs and bookings all in one place.The team from YJ are really helpful and make the process smooth.

Tessa Schimetat, Senior Production Manager

The recruitment portal on YunoJuno is really clear and easy to use. It's super helpful to have the list of candidates and all our invoices in one place and to be paid on time. The team is helpful, knowledgeable and on hand to help with any questions we have. Would be great if more of our clients used YunoJuno to manage their freelancers.

Daniel Levy

YunoJuno IR35 process is a seamless experience and takes a lot of the stress away. YunoJuno really helps from an agility and productivity perspective, quickly answering the business needs and helping to create a much more diverse and output focused team. The quick payment of freelancers at YJ is a game changer. We've managed to reduce time to hire from a week to a couple of hours.

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I really enjoy working with YunoJuno. The platform is user friendly, intuitive and the Account Management team has been responsive and on hand to help throughout the entire process.Working with YunoJuno, I have been able to onboard, hire and manage my freelancers seamlessly and with speed.

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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

Frequently asked questions

Retouching is the process used to alter an image.

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.

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.

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.

Our contracted rates for retouchers in 2019 ranged between £200 and £350, with the average day rate being £300.

Best retouchers are in high demand

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