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Photoshop Introduction / Intermediate

Duration: 2 Days

Overview:

Aspect Training’s Adobe Photoshop Introduction/Intermediate training course covers basic and some more intermediate techniques in Adobe Photoshop, the world’s best image-editing software. On this course you will learn how to retouch digital photos, work with layers and masks, navigate the workspace, prepare images print, and explore the latest features. Tips provided throughout the lessons help you become more productive using Photoshop.

Learn to correct and enhance digital photos, create image composites, transform images in perspective, and prepare images for print and the web. You will also combine images for extended depth of field
This course will show you everything you need to master the software. The course provides clear explanations throughout and step-by-step instructions for hands on exercises.
This course will help you learn the features of Adobe Photoshop software quickly and easily. If you are thinking of taking the Adobe Certified Exam, this course will help you prepare to pass.

Prerequisites:

There are no pre-requisits for this course

Course Topics:

Getting to Know the Work Area

Starting to work in Adobe Photoshop
Using the tools
Using the options bar and other panels
Undoing actions in Photoshop
Customizing the workspace

Basic Photo Corrections

Resolution and image size
Straightening and cropping an image
Making automatic adjustments
Manually adjusting the tonal range
Replacing colours in an image
Adjusting lightness
Adjusting saturation
Repairing areas with the Clone Stamp tool
Using the Spot Healing Brush tool
Using the Healing Brush and Patch tools
Applying the Unsharp Mask filter
Saving the image for four-color printing

Working with Selections

About selecting and selection tools
Using the Quick Selection tool
Moving a selected area
Manipulating selections
Using the Magic Wand tool
Selecting with the lasso tools
Rotating a selection
Selecting with the Magnetic Lasso tool
Cropping an image and erasing within a selection
Refining the edge of a selection

Layer Basics

About layers
Using the Layers panel
Rearranging layers
Applying a gradient to a layer
Applying a layer style
Flattening and saving files

Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs

Processing files in Camera Raw
Correcting digital photographs in Photoshop
Editing images with a vanishing-point perspective
Correcting image distortion
Adding depth of field
Creating a PDF image gallery

Typographic Design

About type
Creating a clipping mask from type
Creating a design element from type
Using interactive formatting controls
Warping point type
Designing a paragraph of type
Warping a layer

Compositing

Assembling a montage of images
Applying filters
Hand-colouring selections on a layer
Applying Smart Filters
Adding drop shadows and a border
Matching colour schemes across images
Stitching a panorama

Preparing Files for the Web

Selecting a web design workspace
Creating slices
Adding animation
Animating a layer style
Exporting HTML and images
Creating a web gallery

Producing and Printing Consistent Colour

About colour management
Specifying colour-management settings
Proofing an image
Identifying out-of-gamut colours
Adjusting an image and printing a proof
Saving the image as a CMYK EPS file
Printing


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