Learn to Print Photo's Like A Pro
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Learn to Print Photo's Like A Pro

Learn to make fantastic inkjet prints to sell or to impress your friends.
4.3 (7 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
87 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2015
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Make great inkjet prints of their photos.
  • Present the prints in a profession way.
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Requirements
  • The basics of photography and image editing would be helpful.
Description

In my course, "Learn to Print Like a Pro", you will learn all of the important aspects of preparing an image for inkjet printing. This course is designed for beginners all the way up to experienced printers. For this course, you will need an inkjet photo printer, computer, and some sort of image editing software. The course is structured so you can complete it in a day or two, so you can get to the fun part of making great prints. You should take this class to sharpen your printing skills and to produce a final project, a completed and professional looking final print!

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone with a photo printer looking to improve the quality of their prints.
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Curriculum For This Course
11 Lectures
01:25:30
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11 Lectures 01:25:25

This video gives you a basic foundation of printing practices.

Cost of Printing Reports

http://www.redrivercatalog.com/cost-of-inkjet-printing.html


Top Consumer Grade Photo Printers

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,1872566,00.asp

Preview 22:18

Review of the first lecture.

Introduction
1 question

This video will show you how to use a screen calibration device to make sure your screen matches your prints. At the end of the video, I show you the before and after and it didn't get captured by the screen capture software so you won't see a difference, but there was a big difference.

How to Profile Your Screen
05:26

This video will show you how to install ICC profiles for different inkjet paper types on a Windows computer.

How to Download and Install an ICC profile (Windows)
03:24

Link to a website with instructions on how to install your ICC profiles.

How to Download and Install an ICC Profile (Mac)
00:03

In this video, I will show you how to make a custom icc profile for any type of paper as long as you have a device capable of doing the calibration.

How to Make a Custom Profile for any type of Paper
10:21

How to print in Photoshop.

How to Print from Photoshop
05:14

This video will show you how to use the Develop Module to soft proof your images before printing.

How to Soft Proof an Image in Lightroom
06:05

This video will show you the basics of the print module.

How to use the Lightroom Print Module
12:59

This video will show you how to download, install, and use print templates.

How to Download and Use Print Templates in Lightroom
03:07

In this video, I walk you through the process of matting a custom sized print.

Finish Strong: Custom Mat Cutting
16:12

About the Instructor
Gary Detonnancourt
4.0 Average rating
56 Reviews
3,103 Students
4 Courses
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Gary has been a professional photographer since 2005. He started part time as the photographer for his home town, taking photos of town events and scenery. Gary also started a Camera Club in order to further the hobby of photography in our area. He is still currently the President of the Club and offers seminars at the club's monthly meetings. During his time in the camera club he has won many camera club competitions with his nature and studio photography. Gary also does stock photography for agencies like Shutterstock, Istock, Alamy, and Dreamstime.

Gary has been an educator for the last twenty one years in the areas of science, technology, and photography. In 1998, Gary was awarded the technology teacher of the year award for the state of Rhode Island by Microsoft and Technology & Learning Magazine.