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Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop has become an industry standard for many different disciplines including desktop publishing, multimedia design, web design, and digital video editing. Photoshop is often a prerequisite for many other software programs and is the one program that everyone in every area of digital media should know.

In Adobe Photoshop - Essentials training course, delegates will learn the CS6 interface and tools, features, tricks, and tips

In Adobe Photoshop Print and Photography training course, Participants will learn to catalogue your work and enhance your photographs.

In Adobe Photoshop Web and Video training course, Participants will increase their effectiveness in Photoshop and learn to work with web and video images.

By attending Adobe Photoshop workshop, Participants will learn:
  • Photoshop CS6 interface and tools
  • Photoshop CS6 features, tricks, and tips

  • Practical working knowledge of Mac OS X

  • Anyone involved in digital media, including desktop publishing, multimedia design, web design, digital video editing, and other disciplines for which Photoshop is the industry standard
  • Photographers and artists

COURSE AGENDA

Adobe Photoshop - Essentials
(Duration : 3 Days)
1

Digital Images

  • RGB and CMYK color models
  • Image size vs. resolution
  • Pixel aspect ratio
  • Bits per channel
  • Alpha channel
2

Photoshop

  • Opening an saving a file
  • Using bridge to open a file
  • Tools and tools options
  • Hidden tools
  • Using some keyboard shortcuts
  • Zoom in and out of your picture
  • Selections and adjustments
  • Text
  • Clipping masks
  • Undo and the history panel
  • Customizing your workspace
3

Cropping

4

Selections

  • Selecting and selection tools
  • Using selection tools
  • Transforming a selection
  • Refining the edge of a selection
5

Layer Basics

6

Photo Corrections: Color

  • Correcting digital photographs
  • Color correction
  • Primary color correction
  • Secondary color correction
  • Adjusting lightness with the dodge tool
  • Adjusting saturation with the sponge tool
  • Comparing automatic and manual results
7

Photo Corrections: Blemishes

  • Using the right tool
  • Patch tool
  • Content-aware move tool
  • Repairing areas with the clone stamp tool
  • Sharpening your images
  • Fixing lens defects
8

Masks and Channels

  • Creating a mask
  • Refining a mask
  • Quick masks
  • Loading a mask as a selection
  • Applying a filter to a mask
  • Applying effects using a gradient mask
  • Puppet warp
9

Using Channels Panel for Selection

  • Channels panel
  • Viewing channels
  • Choosing the right channel
  • Adjusting individual channels
  • Increasing contrast
  • Painting with black and white
  • Removing the background from an image
  • Moving layers between documents
  • Inverting a mask
10

Adjustment Layers and Clipping Masks

  • Using adjustment layers
  • Grouping layers
  • Clipping masks
  • Using type as a mask
11

Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs

  • Photo merge
  • Auto-align layers
  • Content-aware scaling
  • Content-aware fill
12

Typographic Design

  • Type in Photoshop
  • Creating a clipping mask from type
  • Creating a design element from type
  • Warping point type
  • Designing a paragraph of type
  • Difference between point and paragraph text
  • Warping a layer
  • Text on a path
13

Saving your files

  • File types
  • Right file for the right job
Adobe Photoshop Print And Photography
(Duration : 2 Days)
1

Digital Images

  • RGB and CMYK color models
  • Image size vs. resolution
  • Pixel aspect ratio
  • Bits per channel
  • Alpha channel
2

Adobe Bridge

  • Workspace
  • Viewing and managing files
  • Running automated tasks
  • Metadata and keywords
  • Mini Bridge
3

Camera RAW

  • Processing CameraRAW files
  • Cropping, straightening, and white balancing
  • Exposure and advanced color correction
  • Opening RAW as a smart object
  • Synchronizing adjustments
  • Exporting as DNG
  • Opening in Photoshop
4

Vector Drawing Techniques

  • Bitmap images and vector graphics
  • Paths and the pen tool
  • Vector drawing
  • Pen tool
  • Using paths with artwork
  • Creating vector objects for the background
  • Working with defined custom shapes
  • Alpha channels vs. paths
  • Vector masks and opacity masks
  • Creating and saving a custom shape
5

Smart Objects

  • Copying vs. placing
  • Convert to smart object
  • New smart object via copy
  • Editing the smart object
  • Exporting contents
  • Replacing contents
  • Stacking
  • Smart filters
  • Rasterizing
6

Vanishing Point

  • Clipping a layer to a shape
  • Setting up a vanishing point grid
  • Placing imported artwork
  • Adding artwork in perspective
  • Placing the side panel artwork using vanishing point
  • Adding more artwork in perspective
  • Adding an adjustment layer
  • Working with layer comps
  • Managing layers
  • Flattening a layered image
  • Merging layers and layer groups
  • Modes for groups
  • Layer and vector masks for groups
7

Adjustment Layers and Filters

8

Photo merge

  • Creating panoramas with photo merge
  • Stacking images
  • 16-bit and 32-bit color space
  • Creating high dynamic range (HDR) files
9

Layer Comps

  • Using layer comps
  • Exporting layer comps
10

Actions and Scripts

  • Using actions
  • Creating actions
  • Batch processing
  • Using the bridge to create web galleries and PDF presentations
  • Using scripts
  • Script event manager to use actions and scripts together
  • Exporting layered files to desktop publishing applications
11

Touch Up Tricks

  • Using adjustment layers
  • Group controls
  • Painting with light
  • Clone source panel with the clone stamp tool
  • Creating a pattern and saving a pattern
  • Displacement maps
  • Adobe Exchange
12

Brushes

  • Making a preset brush
  • Changing the attributes of a brush
  • Loading a brush
  • Creating and saving a brush
  • Painting with the mixer brush
  • Selecting brush settings
  • Mixing colors
  • Mixing colors with a photograph
13

Producing and Printing Consistent Color

  • Color management
  • CMYK, RGB, and LAB
  • Getting started
  • Specifying color management settings
  • Proofing an image
  • Out-of-gamut colors
  • Adjusting an image and printing a proof
  • Saving the image as a CMYK EPS file
  • Printing vs. exporting as PDF
  • Printing
Adobe Photoshop Web And Video
(Duration : 2 Days)
1

Digital Images

  • RGB and CMYK color models
  • Image size vs. resolution
  • Pixel aspect ratio
  • Bits per channel
  • Alpha channel
2

Vector Graphics

  • Vector images
  • Pen tool
  • Vector shapes and masks
  • Using vector images in video editing applications (FCP and Premiere Pro)
  • Using paths from Photoshop in after effects
3

Preparing Files for the Web

  • Selecting a web design workspace
  • Exporting HTML and images
  • Using the Zoomify feature
  • Creating a web gallery
  • Saving your files for the web
  • PNGs, JPGs, and GIFs
  • Designing in Photoshop for Flash
4

Slices

5

Animation

  • Frame-based animation
  • Timeline-based animation
  • Animating a layer
  • Animating a layer style
  • Exporting your animation
6

Editing Video

  • Creating a video project
  • Video timeline
  • Importing and exporting video files
  • Rotoscoping
  • Retouching video
  • Creating effects
  • Transitions
  • Adding Audio
  • Rendering your video
  • Using Photoshop layers in your nonlinear editor
  • Using Photoshop with a video monitor
7

Vanishing Point

  • Setting up a vanishing point grid
  • Adding planes to the grid
  • Adjusting the angle of the grid
  • Exporting for after effects
8

Actions

  • Using actions
  • Creating actions
  • Batch processing
  • Using actions to create web galleries and PDF presentations
  • Using actions to modify files for your video projects
9

Designing Graphics for Video

  • Square vs. nonsquare pixels
  • Previewing video images in Photoshop
  • Broadcast legal colors
  • Interlaced and progressive frames
  • Action safe and title safe guides
  • Creating DVD menus in Photoshop
10

Device Central

  • Designing for PDAs and smart phones
  • Previewing your image
  • Changing your device
11

3D Images

  • Creating a 3D shape from a layer
  • Manipulating 3D objects
  • Adding 3D objects
  • Merging 3D layers to share the same 3D space
  • Lighting a 3D scene
  • Applying materials
  • Creating custom materials
  • Painting on a 3D object
  • Using Repouss' to create 3D text
  • Using your 3D file in after effects
  • Rendering a 3D scene

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