Getting Started With Photoshop CC

Learn Photoshop CC in an entertaining way that is not too complex for beginners.
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  • Lectures 43
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

Learn Photoshop CC, the most up to date version Photoshop offers.

You've seen all the amazing effects and results that are possible in Photoshop, but with such a daunting, in-depth piece of software, where do you even get started? With award-winning trainer Geoff Blake at your side, you'll master Photoshop's fundamentals in no time.

About the Course

Geoff's casual, step-by-step approach makes it easy to understand otherwise complex topics and tough tasks. You'll learn how to navigate through your images within the Photoshop environment, resize and crop images like a pro, and how to make pixel-perfect selections using a variety of techniques.

Geoff will then introduce you to layers, including how to combine images together, apply effects like blending modes and opacity, and show you how to keep your projects organized.

Then it's on to retouching images and working with Photoshop's powerful colour correction tools, where you'll learn methods for making your images look their best.

Finally, you'll be introduced to various special effects and how to work on your images non-destructively. All this and more awaits in Getting Started With Photoshop CC!

Who Should Take This Course?

Absolutely anyone. Whether you've used previous versions of Photoshop or have never opened a new document before, you'll be treated to training that will make you a Photoshop CC expert in as little time as possible.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic computer skills
  • A copy of Photoshop (free version is fine for learning)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Start using Photoshop right away with this easy to follow, step-by-step course as your guide!
  • Take the confusion and complexity out of Photoshop, and build your graphics skills fast!
  • Master image formats, resizing, special effects, retouching, and more…all at your own pace!
  • Apply your newfound Photoshop skills to your next web, print, and design projects!

What is the target audience?

  • Those looking to learn Photoshop from the ground up.
  • Photoshop CC beginners
  • Users of previous Photoshop versions

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Chapter 1: Getting Started
Welcome, Here's What We'll Learn
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01:06
Understanding Raster Graphics
Preview
04:00
A Crash Course In Graphic File Formats
Preview
07:45
Section 2: Getting Comfortable in the Photoshop Environment
A Tour Of The Photoshop Interface
08:41
Customizing & Saving Interface Workspaces
08:33
Opening & Creating New Documents
07:05
Zoom & Navigation Techniques
07:23
Multiple Undo With The History Panel
06:38
Section 3: Resizing & Cropping Images
An Introduction To Resizing Images
09:51
Cropping Your Images
06:19
Using The Canvas Size Command
04:27
Introducing Free Transform
07:04
Section 4: Creating & Working With Selections
Getting Started With Selections
06:51
Creating Elliptical Selections
03:59
Adding To & Subtracting From Selections
05:29
Transforming Selections
04:09
Floating Selections and Duplicating
06:14
Creating Selections With The Quick Selection Tool
05:21
Free Transforming Selections
04:00
Section 5: Working With Layers
Introducing Layers
10:11
Pulling An Image Off It's Background
08:14
Combining Images Together
03:26
Rearranging, Resizing & Renaming Layers
04:41
Selections & Multiple Layers
08:26
Blending Modes, Opacity & Fill Layers
08:34
Getting Organized With Layer Groups
07:32
Introducing Text Part 1: Artistic Text
07:41
Introducing Text Part 2: Paragraph Text
06:11
Filtering Layers By Type
03:38
Section 6: Retouching & Colour Correcting Photographs
Removing Red Eye From Photos
03:24
Removing Blemishes With The Clone Stamp Tool
05:47
Additional Touchup Tools: Spot Healing, Healing Brush & Patch Tool
06:30
Using Photoshop's Toning & Focus Tools
05:53
Using Photoshop's Auto-Correct Commands
07:40
Using Brightness/Contrast
03:17
Additional Colour Correction Commands
06:57
Non-Destructive Correcting With Adjustment Layers
06:50
Section 7: Getting Started With Special Effects
Getting Started With Photoshop Filters
07:47
Working With The Filter Gallery
06:59
Using Filters Non-Destructively
04:39
Introducing Layer Styles
07:36
Section 8: Wrapping Up
Where To Go From Here
03:17
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