Genre: eLearning | Language: English
This course will cover everything you need to know to start, including:
Getting started with Photoshop
Navigating and customizing the workspace
Using the Photoshop layers panel
Editing RAW and non-RAW photos in Photoshop
Using selection tools
Using tools like doge and burn to edit just part of your images
Retouching photos such as whitening teeth, removing blemishes, and more
Creating and adjusting shapes in Photoshop
Designing graphics with different blend modes
Adding and editing layer styles like bevels and drop shadows
Adding artistic filters like blurs
Adding and editing text to your graphics
Saving your projects for anything - printing, online, and more
By the end of this course, your confidence as a photoshop user will soar. You'll have a thorough understanding of how to use Adobe Photoshop for fun or as a career opportunity.
Go ahead and click the enroll button, and I'll see you in lesson 1!
What are the requirements?
Students should have a copy of Adobe Photoshop to follow along. We'll be teaching using version CC (Creative Cloud), but any version will be fine.
What am I going to get from this course?
You'll be comfortable navigating Photoshop, creating new projects, designing how you imagine, and saving it for any purpose.
You'll learn the essential tools for editing and manipulating images.
You'll learn how to use the layers panel including creating and editing layer masks.
You'll know how to edit photos (both RAW and compressed images) with a variety of tools and non-destructive methods.
You'll learn how to select and edit just parts of your image with a number of selection tools.
You'll know how to retouch photos to remove blemishes, fix red-eye, whiten teeth, and more.
You'll learn how to use the shape tool and pen tool to design custom shapes.
You'll know how to use blending modes, layer styles, and blending modes to create fun and unique projects.
You'll learn how to add and edit text to your graphics.
You'll learn how to save your Photoshop projects for print and web.
You'll HAVE FUN!
What is the target audience?
This course is great for beginners who have never used Photoshop or have used it only a few times.
This course is also good for intermediate/casual Photoshop users who want to learn new techniques and tools, and how to properly use Photoshop.
Advanced users and experts who know a lot of the key topics won't benefit much from this course.