Photoshop CS6 for Beginners

learn the basics of Photoshop CS6 the easy way.
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  • Lectures 28
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 7/2013 English

Course Description

This course will focus on the basics of Photoshop. After learning the basics of Photoshop you will be able to do the following: open projects, create new projects, navigate in Photoshop, understand the tools and their capabilities, use layers, use color correction, understand the difference between print & web design, and how to put it all together.  After going through this course, you will have an excellent understanding of how Photoshop works and it will enable you to create, edit, design in photoshop. 

What are the requirements?

  • The course requirements is a desire to learn Photoshop and must have a copy of Photoshop.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • The objective of this course is to help you become comfortable with photoshop
  • Touch up & enhance old photos

What is the target audience?

  • This course is intended for people that want to learn Photoshop.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Photoshop CS6 for Beginners
Introductory Overview
Preview
00:55
01:23
Learn the interface, layout and brief overview of windows.
Creating a new Document
Preview
02:47
Adding Text
Preview
06:09
Shortcut Keys
Preview
04:29
Auto Select
Preview
03:29
Section 2: Understanding Layers
Using Layers
03:00
Using History & Undo
02:56
Image Size & Canvas Size
04:23
Duplicating Layers
Preview
03:55
Ordering Layers
04:32
Linking Layers
05:29
Layer Groups
03:50
Linking Groups
01:41
Merging Layers
04:58
Locking Layers
02:13
Opacity
02:34
Applying A Stroke
01:58
5 questions

1. When you create a new document for print what is the correct color mode?  

2. How many layers can you have in photoshop?

3 what is the most common resolution for print?

4. How can using short keys help you work in photoshop?

5. Locking a layer will do what?

Section 3: Using Layers For Design
Creating a Flyer
18:04
Creating a Flyer Part 2
32:45
Section 4: Photoshop Touch Up Tips
Understanding The Clone Tool
13:11
Using Healing Brush Tool
04:47
Old Photo Restoration Finishing Touches & Some Fun at The End
33:50
Content Aware Tools
06:02
Section 5: Photoshop For Web
Creating a html email Part 1
38:24
Creating a html email part 2
17:51
Section 6: How To Design a Business Card
Getting Started with Designing a Business Card part 1
04:46
Getting Started with Designing a Business Card part 2
10:53
Section 7: HDR Photography and Photoshop CS6

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Instructor Biography

Joe Eves, You can learn anything you put your mind to.

I'm a whizz at website and UI design, front end development, branding, art direction, and Joomla & WordPress. I'm always on the lookout for exciting projects to work on.  I'm always happy to help people realize their dreams when it comes to design and programming.   I have used photoshop since 1997 and I have learn a bunch of tip and tricks throughout the years. I'm glad to help you on your way to learn.

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