The Everything Photoshop Masterclass
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The Everything Photoshop Masterclass

The World's #1 Photo Editing Program From Beginner to Expert
4.7 (684 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
51,797 students enrolled
Created by Gibson Smith
Last updated 8/2018
English
English
Current price: $139.99 Original price: $199.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 11 hours on-demand video
  • 15 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Shoot professional photos optimized for Photoshop editing
  • Develop a unique photo-editing style to establish yourself as a professional
  • Create freely and artistically through a deep understanding of Photoshop's many features
Requirements
  • Adobe Photoshop (a 30 day free trial is available through Adobe)
  • Willingness to work hard and practice
Description

You’ll create 3 high-end projects in this course that will take you from beginner to expert in Photoshop!

 

The Everything Photoshop Masterclass will teach you to create expert level composites that will solidify you as a professional photographer and artist.

The course is your path to obtaining the photo-compositing skills that you’ve always wanted! Whether for your own projects or to create art as a professional.

This course will take you from opening Photoshop for the very first time, to creating advanced work and having a deep understanding of Photoshop’s tools and features.


So what else is in it for you?

You’ll gain instant access to all 10 sections of the course.

The course is set up to quickly take you through, step by step, the process of creating 3 different types of composites. It will equip you with the knowledge to create stunning work that will stand out and brand you as a professional photographer!

 

Sounds too good to be true? I offer you a 30 day full money back guarantee - no questions asked. That’s how much I believe in this course.

 

Here’s what you get with the course:

You’ll get access to the 10 sections of the course that will teach you the fundamentals of Photoshop compositing from the ground up. The course is supported with over 11 hours of clear content that I walk you through each step of the way.

 

All at your fingertips instantly.

  • The course starts with you opening up Photoshop for the first time. We’ll walk through the program together to gain a deep understand of each of it’s menus, tools, and features from the ground up. You’ll never feel lost in Photoshop again.

  • Next you’ll learn how to use and manipulate layers, layer masks, and blend modes to compose realistic scenes and images from your own photos. Whatever you can imagine, you can create in Photoshop.

  • Once you have mastered the fundamentals, you’ll learn how to make selections with detail and precision to gain complete control over your work.

  • Then you’ll master the art of manipulating color, lighting, and filters to make your artwork stand out as professional, high-end work.

  • You’ll then tackle fine-tuning techniques like texture overlays to make your photography competitive and distinctly artistic.

  • At this point, you’ll know the tools to create your masterpieces from scratch. The last section will teach you how to apply the skills you’ve learned from the course to make yourself visible as a true artist and professional.

  • Lastly, we’ll discuss specific tools, resources, and best practices you can use to develop your own unique creative style.


Over the 10 chapters you will learn:

  • How to navigate Photoshop.

  • How to shoot photos specifically for compositing.

  • Layers, masks, and blend modes.

  • Using Lightroom in the most useful ways possible.

  • Precise placement of elements from different images to create one seamless work of art.

  • The principles of retouching, including realistically retouching skin.

  • Dodge and burn tools to add contrast and dynamic lighting.

  • Smart filters.

  • Working with channels.

  • Blending elements from multiple selections.

  • How to stand out with your own distinct creative style.

 

What else will you get?

- Personal contact with me, the course instructor.

- Lifetime access to all course materials, including all downloads and resources.

- Understanding of how professional photography is planned, developed and created.

- Quizzes and exercise worksheets.

This all comes under one convenient easy to use platform. Plus you will get fast, friendly, responsive support from me on the Udemy Q&A section of the course or through direct message.

 

Photoshop can seem overwhelming, but I will be here for you every single step of the way!

So what are you waiting for? Sign up now and step up your photography today!

Who this course is for:
  • Photographers of any experience level who wish to become more professional.
  • Photographers who wish to develop a unique creative style.
  • Ambitious artists who want to master photography and retouching though the incredible tools in Photoshop!
Course content
Expand all 68 lectures 10:47:50
+ Welcome
4 lectures 32:51
You Can Photoshop... NOW
22:14
How to Succeed in this Course
04:56
Keyboard Shortcuts
01:23
+ Tour of Photoshop
9 lectures 01:07:36
Sections 3-5 Overview
01:16
Project 1: The Plan
05:44
Tour of Photoshop: Panels
05:00
Tour of Photoshop: Custom Workspaces
03:50
Tour of Photoshop: Preferences
04:01
Lightroom for Organization
12:51
Camera Raw
02:02
+ Layers
8 lectures 52:01
Working with Layers
10:02
Layer Groups
03:43
Layers Styles
03:28
Blend Modes Part 1: Introduction, Normal, Darken
08:34
Blend Modes Part 2: Lighten, Contrast, Inversion, Component
08:21
Precise Alignment of Layers
06:20
Smart Objects
05:07
+ Masks
10 lectures 01:50:23
Introduction to Layer Masks
04:25
Painting Masks
03:05
Select and Mask
12:11
Refining Complex Masks
07:17
Fine Tuning Masks and Adjustment Layers
26:39
Creating Realistic Reflections in Glass
08:55
Adding Rain with Masks and Blend Modes
19:52
QUIZ: Sections 3-5
3 questions
Project 1: Your Turn
02:07
+ Retouching
7 lectures 48:59
Project 2: Introduction
05:53
The Brush Tool
08:56
Loading New Brushes
03:51
Retouching Skin (Part 1)
10:59
Retouching Skin (Part 2)
02:50
Retouching Project 2
06:19
Liquify
10:11
+ Color
4 lectures 24:05
Adjustment Layers
09:14
Smart Filters
05:10
QUIZ: Sections 6-7
2 questions
Project 2: Your Turn
01:46
+ Making Selections
11 lectures 02:58:05
Project 3: The Plan
03:25
Project 3: The Shoot
05:15
Lightroom for Editing
25:46
Selection Tools
33:47
Select Color Range and Focus Area
05:33
Selecting Channels
20:39
Selecting Hair Part 1
15:44
Selecting Hair Part 2
24:04
The Pen Tool
11:18
Blending Elements from Multiple Selections
27:23
Liquify with Smart Objects
05:11
+ Adjusting Composition
9 lectures 01:47:14
Transform
04:53
Warp
02:35
Project 3: Selecting Images
12:30
Project 3: Stitching Images
45:25
High Quality Stock Images
04:26
Adding Water Overlays
15:03
Fine Tuning Project 3
09:57
QUIZ: Section 8-9
2 questions
Project 3: Your Turn
00:46
+ Stand Out
4 lectures 20:58
Stand Out
06:41
Your Unique Creative Style
10:14
Project 4
01:59
Goodbye for Now
02:04