Photoshop CC - Beginner's Survival Guide

In just 1 hour you will be able to understand Photoshop basics and use some of it's most advanced tools to alter photos!
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  • Lectures 10
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

OVER 2,500 Students!

Why take this course?

If you are new to Adobe Photoshop or maybe you just need a quick refresher this is a great introductory course for you to get started with. You will walk away with a strong understanding of Photoshop basics that every Pro needs to know. If you need Photoshop for parts of your job or even if you are just curious what Photoshop is all about this is the course for you. This crash style course will get you up and running in Photoshop until you are ready to learn more.

What's in this course?

This course describes the tools and knowledge everyone needs to know when they begin using Adobe Photoshop. We will discuss everything from opening your first picture, the importance of layers, how to use some famous retouching tools, and how to export and save your images.

Who is teaching this course?

Your instructor is none other than Josh Kostreva. He has a Master's degree in media and communications. He has worked for national radio programs, international television shows, and the U.S. Government providing expertise in the field of visual arts and communications. He has been using Adobe Photoshop for over 17 years and wants to share his expertise with you!

What are the requirements?

  • All you need is Photoshop!

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be comfortable using Adobe Photoshop
  • Edit Photos like a Pro!
  • Airbrush Portraits

Who is the target audience?

  • Photoshop Beginners

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.


Section 1: Photoshop Basics
Introductory Basics
Understanding Layers

You will learn about the Brush Tool basics in this lesson including; brush size, hardness, brush types, opacity, and flow.


You will learn how to transform objects and pictures in this tutorial along with: scale, warp, rotate, distort, and perspective


You will discover in this tutorial how to use the liquify tool to manipulate images to make photographs drastically change. You will be able to change the appearance of a person or an object like professional photographers do every day with their models.


You will be able to quickly learn how to airbrush a persons skin after this tutorial to eras acne and large pores to give them seemingly perfect skin to the naked eye.


After this tutorial you will understand how to composite two separate images into on final image.


You will learn how to change the Brightness and Contrast of an image a well as the Hue and Vibrance to make your photographs look professionally color corrected.


In this tutorial you will learn how to save and export your final product so that you can use or print your image for its final purpose.


Final notes before you are on your way to becoming a Photoshop Pro!

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Instructor Biography

Nixon University - -, 15+ years of creative design expertise

With over 15+ years of experience We would like nothing more then for you to learn from our experience, mistakes, and success. Having been a freelancers for a number of years and then working for a national Radio programs as the producer and Graphic designer and later taking his experience to a International Television show, we have done it all.

Bachelors degrees in Education - So we ROCK at teaching!

Masters degrees in Media & Communication - So we knows our stuff!

Web Design, Videography, Motion Graphic Design, E-Learning, and more.

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