Photoshop for Photographers

This course covers all the techniques a photographer needs in Photoshop.
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  • Lectures 31
  • Contents Video: 5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 7/2014 English

Course Description

This is a course for people who (like myself) love taking pictures and adding something to make the picture even more beautiful. In this course, I cover all the techniques a photographer needs in Photoshop. Varying from using Camera Raw, replacing skies, digital blending, shooting into the sun, HDR, Layers, Masks and Blending Modes, Black and Whites, Panoramas, Removing elements, Special Effects and Printing. This complete course of over 5 hours of training, with over 40 Raw files is necessary for all photographers.

This step by step course is very easy to follow and will give you a lot of facility in retouching your future photographies.

Compatible with Photoshop CS4, CS5, CS6 & CC

What are the requirements?

  • Photoshop from CS 5 to CC
  • Photographies and files included in this course
  • Any computer with Photoshop

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course you will be able to easily and efficiently use Photoshop for your photographies
  • Adding special effects to your photographies
  • Easily retouching a photography
  • Learning about Layers and Masks
  • Enhancing photos through post production
  • Learning about panoramas and black and white photographies
  • Over 30 lectures and 4.5 hours of content

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone that loves photography
  • People who are learning about photography
  • For people who like to retouch photographies
  • Novice and experienced photographers

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 - Camera raw
11:28

We go over all the basic retouching tools

11:51

2nd video where we go over all the basic retouching tools

10:33

We start using more local retouching tools for a more precise retouching

10:19

The 2nd video to start using more local retouching tools for a more precise retouching

14:31

We get into a more complex post processing retouch with a sunset photo

08:03

2nd video on getting into a more complex post processing retouch with a sunset photo

06:59

We play around with special effects with a portrait

08:39

We look at the amazing new upright function to correct perspective distortion

Section 2: Chapter 2 - Layers, Mask and blending modes
09:30

This is an introduction into the use of layers, masks and blend modes. We add some nice clouds to a photo from the Pont Neuf bridge in Paris

11:56

2nd video on introduction into the use of layers, masks and blend modes.

15:09

We continue exploring other blending modes and add some drama to the gated of Jerusalem

Section 3: Chapter 3 - Digital blending
14:11

Digital blending is the most powerful way to restore the dynamic range of a photo with a natural result

Section 4: Chapter 4 - HDR
11:10

We are going to do two types of HDR with the same 3 bracketed photos; 1. Classic HDR with tone mapping in Photoshop; 2. The new 32 bit HDR with tone mapping in Camera Raw

10:42

Second part on how wee are going to do two types of HDR with the same 3 bracketed photos; 1. Classic HDR with tone mapping in Photoshop; 2. The new 32 bit HDR with tone mapping in Camera Raw

07:57

This time we compare 3 technics 1. Tone mapping Photoshop, Tone mapping Camera Raw and getting the best of the normal exposure and we compare the results !

03:53

We give a stibg HDR look to just one raw file

Section 5: Chapter 5 - Black and white
19:49

I show you two ways to make dramatic black and white, one in Camera Raw and the other one in Photoshop

07:47

I show you two ways to make dramatic black and white, one in Camera Raw and the other one in Photoshop


Section 6: Chapter 6 - Crop tool
08:40

An overview of the crop tool to better compose your photo

05:23

We use the crop tool to correct heavy perspective trouble and to make more room to our canvas

Section 7: Chapter 7 - Panoramas
19:42

I show you my full workflow on shooting, stitching and retouching panoramas

Section 8: Chapter 8 - Removing Elements
09:35

I will show the different way I have been using to remove unwanted elements from a photo, to help communicate a better story

07:36

We come back to the Damas Gate photos and clean up the unwanted elements

Section 9: Chapter 9 - Special effects
06:42

We play around and create fun presets to make special looks: Grungy, dreamy, cinematic

05:35

How to simulate a small depth of field

09:52

A cool trick on using the new field blur filter to create a cool bokeh look

07:07

A technic to blow up the details in your photos

03:43

A cool way to add a tilt shift effect to your photo

Section 10: Chapter 10 - Printing
09:11

How to prepare your prints to print locally

01:25

Best settings to export for website

Section 11: Chapter 11 - Compositing
14:44

Here we do our finale composite

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Instructor Biography

Serge Ramelli, Photographer

Serge Ramelli is one of the most popular on line teachers on Lightroom and Photoshop. He is the second best author on Tuto (the biggest e-learning platform in France) and hosts one of the most popular podcast on Lightroom with over 150 000 subscribers all over the world.

Serge is known for teaching in a very easy way with lot's of beautiful photos. He has been a professional landscape and interior design photographer for over 9 years and has worked for big brands including Samsung, Nike and National Geographics.

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