Learn Advanced Photoshop Selections

Learn advanced Photoshop selection techniques to improve your speed and quality
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  • Lectures 10
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 2/2016 English

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This course will start of with an indepth look and application of Photoshop's fundamental selection techniques and then move on to more advanced methods.

Giving you what you need to make quick and advanced selections

We will start of with some tips on creating basic manual selections, using lasso, marque quick masks and Photoshop's pen tools.

Then looking at Photoshop's built in selection methods, such as colour selection, quick select and magic wand.

Finally we will apply some advanced selection methods using channels, refine edge tools and and brushes to select intricate details and furry and fluffy subjects.

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What are the requirements?

  • You will need Photoshop to work along with this course
  • Have a fundamental understanding of photoshop

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create fantastic and clean selections
  • Learn Photoshop's best selection methods
  • Learn time saving tricks to speed up your selections
  • Utilise channels to create quick and accurate selections
  • Create selections of hair and fur
  • learn Photoshop's built-in selection methods
  • Apply the Refine Edge and adjust layer selections

Who is the target audience?

  • This course has content for all levels, from fundamental techniques to advanced

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Section 1: Fundamental and Advanced Photoshop Selection Methods
Introduction to Advanced Photoshop Selections
Section 2: Lasso and Marquee Tools

Learning and applying the Lasso Tool

Lasso and Marquee Tools Part 02 - The Marquee Tool
Section 3: Pen Tool

Using Photoshop's pen tool to make selections.

Section 4: Background Eraser Tool
Background Eraser Tool
Section 5: Quick Mask Tool
Quick Mask Tool
Section 6: Built in Selection Tools
Tips on using some of Photoshop's built-in selection methods.
Section 7: Refine Edge and Modifying Selections
Refine Edge Tool and Modifying Selections
Section 8: Using Channels for Advanced Selections

Using Channels to make dificult yet potentially quick selections.

Section 9: Selecting Hair and Fur

Creating complex selections of fluffy and hairy subject matter.

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Instructor Biography

James Macdonald, Digital Artist


I 've been a digital artist for the last 10 years working abroad and in the United Kingdom, where I specialise in architectural visualisation. During my career I have also worked as an architectural technician, interior designer, graphic artist and an English teacher, teaching English as a foreign language in Bolivia, South America.

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