In this three-day class taught by an Adobe Certified Instructor, you will learn all of the essential concepts and techniques needed to use Photoshop efficiently, including understanding the interface, workspaces and image file formats. You will learn how to size images appropriately for print or web use, use Adobe Bridge to browse and organize images, learn to crop and straighten images, use layers and apply color, make and save selections, transform pixels, and create spectacular type effects. You will also learn the art of correcting and retouching images.
This class is designed for people with good computer skills, but no prior Photoshop experience is required.
Photoshop interface and workspaces
image file formats and compression
sizing files for print and web
enhanced file management and automation
getting around in the Navigator panel
zooming in and out, using the Hand tool
The Crop and Measure Tools
straightening images and adding canvas
types of layers
creating, reordering, linking and moving layers
grouping and locking layers
automatic layer alignment and blending
using the Swatches Palette
CMYK safe colors/output in RGB
using the color sliders to choose colors
choosing custom and spot colors
using the basic selection tools: Marquee and Lasso
quick selection and refine edge
selecting by color, using the Magic Wand
adding and subtracting from selections
filling selections with colors
saving selections as channels
understanding channels vs. layers
Moving and Transforming Pixels
using the Move tool
using the Free Transform command
moving pixels vs. moving selections
Text and Type Effects
using the Text tool and warping text
blending type and images
using layer styles
creating and applying layer masks
creating layer masks from a selection
adjusting masks and layers using Properties panel
smart ojects and smart filters
Image Adjustment and Color Correction
using adjustment layers
black and white conversion
using the Clone Tool and Pattern Stamp
healing brushes, Patch and Red Eye tools
using the Liquify filter
using Burn, Dodge and Saturate tools
Class Starting Monday, July 29
Monday, July 29, 9:00AM- 4:00PM
Tuesday, July 30, 9:00AM- 4:00PM
Wednesday, July 31, 9:00AM- 4:00PM
Class Starting Wednesday, September 04
Wednesday, September 04, 9:00AM- 4:00PM
Thursday, September 05, 9:00AM- 4:00PM
Friday, September 06, 9:00AM- 4:00PM
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