Understanding Images

From CMYK to Megapixels.
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  • Lectures 14
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

Understanding Images is an introductory course into the world of Images. It's not a graphic design course, but you will walk away with a basic understanding of graphics and how they work.

We will talk about some of the formats for web and print, discuss some of the file types and applications you will come across and we'll learn the difference between color modes!

You won't need any applications or files for this course.

So what are you waiting for? Let's get learning!

What are the requirements?

  • No material or software required

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the difference between RGB and CMYK color
  • Understand how Retina graphics are made
  • Understand the difference between DPI and PPI
  • Know the most popular graphics formats
  • Understand the basics of images

What is the target audience?

  • People interested in graphics
  • 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.

Curriculum

Section 1: Start Here
Introduction
00:35
Section 2: Graphics Types and Formats
Introduction to Formats
00:18
Raster Graphics vs Vector Graphics
06:29
Raster Graphics
05:04
Vector Graphics
03:11
Web Formats
06:17
Print Formats
03:12
RAW Files
02:33
Section 3: Color Modes and Resolution
Color Modes: RGB vs CMYK vs Pantone
03:27
PPI vs. PPI
08:49
Resizing and Resampling
02:48
Megapixels
02:34
Retina Graphics
02:48
Section 4: Toodles
Outro
00:12

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Instructor Biography

Kray Mitchell, Web Technologist

He's a devil's advocate, he's a strategic thinker, he's a technologist and he's an educator. Since 1997 Kray has been building websites and diving headfirst into the world of web and technology. From building websites to implementing technical solutions for companies of all sizes, he has designed for print, directed for TV, taught in the classroom and mentored the eager.

Kray loves to teach, speak and inspire. With an eclectic background in Information Technology, TV and Film, Graphic Design, he brings a wide range of experience and expertise to all his projects.

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