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Have you wanted to quickly learn how to use Photoshop?
This course will guide you step-by step to exploring how to use Photoshop to create the images you want...fast! In a little over 2 hours, you can be on your way to using the power of Photoshop and creating your own powerful images. This course is geared towards students new to Photoshop who want to build a firm foundation upon which to use this powerful program.
You will start at the beginning learning about the environment of Photoshop. Next, you will learn how to access the tools to maximize creating a project. Then, I will delve into working with Photoshop in specific applications such as: how to color correct a photos and how to "heal" a photo and make it look like new. You will also learn about the specific photographer tools to enhance any photo or image.
As well, you will learn about the power of using layers to create and organize your images. And you will learn how to create different documents such as a sign and business card and then save it the correct way for a commercial or online printer.
You will learn all of the basic tools in Photoshop including:
If you want to be on the fast track to learning Photoshop, then this course is for you!
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Photoshop has a wide range of tools at your disposal, here is an overview of those.
Here is a variety of ways to select objects in your image.
The Spot Healing Tool gives you a simple way to correct images.
Here is a quick way to select part of an image.
You can use photographic tools like dodge and burn in your images.
Easily blur, sharpen or smudge your image.
Here are two ways to crop an image.
How to use the zoom tool.
How to create type in Photoshop.
Formatting your type in Photoshop.
Moer formatting tips for working with type.
Introduction to enhancing and manipulating photos.
How to adjust and correct a black and white photo.
Tips for adjusting a color photo.
Selecting specific areas on your image.
How to easily straighten and crop photos.
Using the layer adjustment tool in the Layers palette.
How to use a layer mask and gradient effect.
How to use the History palette.
Creating a path around an object to select.
Introduction to using filter effects in Photoshop.
Dave Lappin has been teaching about dreams and metaphysical topics since 1990. He has interpreted thousands of dreams. He has appeared on radio and TV. Dave was the host of the cable TV program, Mind: Your Business. He co-founded the Center for Energy Therapies with his wife, Brenda, in Springfield MO. Dave has a BS degree in Art from Ball State University in Muncie, IN. Dave is also the author of the book, "Dream Interpretation Made Easy" (under the pen name, D.E. Purdy) available on Amazon Kindle. He is also the author of the book, "How to Stop Having Nightmares" (under the same pen name.
Dave is also a Photoshop expert and has been using Photoshop for 18+ years for design and layout in the printing industry and in freelance graphic design.