Here are a few examples of what can be done to enhance images after the photography session is done. I use Adobe Lightroom to import and cull images from each session. In LR, I tweak color and exposure levels, and then complete final edits in Adobe Photoshop.
^^ SOOC = Straight Out Of Camera - Raw Image
Final Image for Client Gallery v v
Second Example ~
^^ Before 'photoshopping' out distractions and 'adding' space to create 8x10 ratio...