The Retouch Society

We are a cologne based studio and collective for high-end retouch and production. With over 10 years of experience and a national and international network of retouchers, photographers & artists, we collaborate with agencies and clients around the globe, to realize the most eye-catching images for our clients. From fine art to a big catalogue or image shooting, we can build an individual team for your needs. 


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Ruth Spiller

Since over 10 years Ruth is working as a retoucher, art director and especially image & idea consultant for NGOs and future projects. Since 2015 she has worked as an AD for the community project "Auf ein Wort" and some other NGO-Projects. She profits from her long term and versatile experience with agencies, photographers, productions from mixed fields and a lot's of extravagant free artistic works in cooperation with other artists.
Marcel Kamps

Since he started his photographic design studies in 2006, Marcel worked as a retoucher for different agencies in Düsseldorf and Cologne. After he was published in a variety of magazines like AD Magazine, Vogue, New York Times etc., he started to focus on retouching even more and use his own photographic background to push his work even further. In 2016 he teamed up with Ruth to establish »The Retouch Society« to connect their abilities to offer their clients the best possible results.