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Getting Started With Photoshop

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Adobe TV provides video tutorials for Adobe software.  The “Learn Photoshop” series consists of episodes organized by topic.

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Photoshop I (Beginner)New to Photoshop? This course will introduce you to some of Photoshop's simple yet powerful image editing techniques. These topics will be covered: Cropping & Resizing; Pixels, Size, & Resolution; Color Modes; "What Format Should I Save In?"; Making the most of History and Undo; Layers.,

Photoshop II (Intermediate)This course moves beyond the basic features of Photoshop covered in the introductory course. We will look at how to make your images look their absolute best with the Levels, Curves, Color Balance, and Channel Mixer tools, how to retouch damaged or low-quality images using the History Brush and Clone Stamp tools, and finally how to synthesize new images using Layers, Opacity, Blending Modes, and Auto-Align. Time permitting, we will take a look at some of the more essential FIlters, including Unsharp Mask, Gaussian Blur, and Lens Correction.

Photoshop III (Expert)In this advanced course, we will work on how to make Photoshop work for you and your specific professional goals. Whether you are restoring highly damaged photographs or seeking to extend your creative control, you will learn how to push Photoshop to work faster and smarter.

Document author:
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Last modified:
Jan 23, 2013