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


Create your project brief

Specify your project brief with a few clicks and get matched instantly.

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

Easily manage all payments, contracts and communication through YunoJuno.

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.

Manage contracts and payments with ease

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Manage and communicate with all your freelancers, from any source, all in one place.

All contracts organised

Create, send and store your contracts at the click of a button, kept up to date with legislation changes.

Fully-compliant payments

Payments to all freelancers and recruiters, deduct tax at source when required, meaning you only have one supplier.
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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.

Hear it from the world's best businesses

Using a tool like this helps us find the talent we need, when we need it, meaning we can keep projects going without any unnecessary delays.

— Paul Stafford, Head Of Digital Marketing & Online Brand, Superdrug

90% of briefs are filled within 24 hours, literally cutting our admin time by about 80%.

— Edilia Hinojosa, Senior Project Manager
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YunoJuno is a great way of finding talent quickly. It's also helpful to have the contracts/ briefs and bookings all in one place.

— Tessa Schimetat, Senior Production Manager, Depop
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