A700 – Photoshop Fundamentals: An Introduction to Photoshop CCDownload Course Outline
Title: Photoshop Fundamentals: An Introduction to Photoshop CCA700; 2 Days, Instructor-led
This 2-day course provides a thorough overview of the interface, the tools, the features, tricks, and tips for using Photoshop CC. The course is an ideal combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands on practice.
At Course Completion:
Audience & Prerequisites: Adobe Photoshop has become an industry standard for so many different disciplines including desktop publishing, multimedia design, web design, digital video editing, and much more. 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.Practical working knowledge of Mac OS X or Windows.
Course Outline Details: Lesson 1: Understanding How Digital Images WorkUnderstanding RGB and CMYK color models (additive and Subtractive)Image size Vs. Resolution - What’s the difference?Pixel Aspect Ratio - Are all pixels square?Bits per channel - what does that mean?Alpha Channel - Why is this important to us?Lesson 2: Getting to Know the Work AreaStarting to work in Adobe PhotoshopUsing the toolsSetting tool propertiesUndoing actions in PhotoshopMore about panels and panel locationsCustomizing the workspaceFinding resources for using PhotoshopLesson 3: Working with SelectionsAbout selecting and selection toolsUsing the Quick Selection toolMoving a selected areaManipulating selectionsUsing the Magic Wand toolSelecting with the lasso toolsRotating a selectionSelecting with the Magnetic Lasso toolSelecting from a center pointResizing and copying a selectionCropping an imageLesson 4: Layer BasicsAbout layersUsing the Layers panelRearranging layersApplying a gradient to a layerApplying a layer styleAdding an adjustment layerUpdating layer effectsAdding a borderFlattening and saving filesLesson 5: Basic Photo CorrectionsStrategy for retouchingResolution and image sizeStraightening and cropping the image in PhotoshopAdjusting the color and toneUsing the Spot Healing Brush toolUsing content-aware fillRepairing areas with the Clone Stamp toolApplying a content-aware patchSharpening the imageLesson 6: Correcting and Enhancing Digital PhotographsAdjusting shadows and highlightsCamera Shake ReductionCorrecting red eyeCorrecting image distortionAdding depth of fieldExtending objects with the Content-Aware Move toolAdding interactive blurPhoto MergeAuto-align layersContent-aware scalingContent-aware fillLesson 7: Masks and ChannelsWorking with masks and channelsCreating a maskRefining a maskCreating a quick maskManipulating an image with Puppet WarpWorking with channelsLesson 8: Typographic DesignAbout typeCreating a clipping mask from typeCreating type on a pathWarping point typeDesigning paragraphs of typeWorking with type stylesAdding a rounded rectangleAdding vertical textLesson 9: Vector Drawing TechniquesAbout bitmap images and vector graphicsAbout paths and the Pen toolUsing paths with artworkCreating vector objects for the backgroundWorking with defined custom shapesImporting a Smart ObjectLesson 10: Saving your filesUnderstanding file typesThe right file for the right jobFireworks®, and Adobe Flash
Start Date: 11/30/2020
End Date: 12/01/2020