Adobe Photoshop - Fundamentals

This course is designed to get you up and running and proficient on Photoshop, beginning with an exploration of its interface and how to master all of its tools, layers and channels. You will also learn about the advantages of incorporating Adobe Bridge to manage and organize your projects' media. This course is ideal for anyone just starting out with Photoshop, or for teams to be able to communicate effectively with their graphics department, and for all kinds of developers or artists interested in increasing their skill level and creativity.
Basic knowledge of a Mac or PC computer
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for those who want to learn layer basics, photo retouching, and image editing with Photoshop.
  • Application Overview
  • The Work Area
  • Document Dimensions
  • Views and Navigation
  • Undo and the History Palette
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Setting Preferences
  • Image, Size, Resolution and Composition
  • Layers
  • Painting and Editing
  • Colors Modes
  • Masks, Selections and Channels
  • Cropping
  • Navigation
  • Moving and Transforming Pixels
  • Crop and Straighten Images
  • Working with Depth of Field
  • Image Adjustment and Color Correction
  • Retouching and Repairing Images
  • Vanishing Point Filter
  • Text and Type Effects
  • Compositing Images
  • Brush Tools
  • Compositing and Blending Images
  • Extracting Images from Complex Backgrounds
  • Aligning and Blending Multiple Images
  • Layer Comps and Photoshop Scripts
  • Saving Files
  • Sharpening Images with Filters
  • Text, Styles and Shapes
  • Using Smart Objects
  • Printing Files
  • Color Profiles

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