A900 – Photoshop CC Advanced – Web and VideoDownload Course Outline
Title: Photoshop CC Advanced - Web and Video A900; 2 Days, Instructor-led
This 2-day course provides a thorough overview for experienced users who wish to further their effectiveness on Photoshop. This class is aimed at the Photoshop professional who needs to enhance their knowledge to work with web and video images more effectively. This course is an ideal combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands-on practice.
At Course Completion:
Audience & Prerequisites: Those involved in any area of 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 who work with photographs Practical working knowledge of Mac OS X or Windows • Photoshop Fundamentals: An Introduction to Photoshop class or equivalent experience is recommended
Course Outline Details: Lesson 1: Adobe Bridge • Working with Adobe Bridge • Workspace • Viewing and managing files • Metadata and keywords • Mini Bridge Lesson 2: Advanced Compositing • Getting started • Arranging layers • Using Smart Filters • Painting a layer • Adding a background • Automating a multistep task • Upscaling a low-resolution image • Saving the image for four-color printing • Matching color schemes across images • Stitching a panorama • Finishing the image Lesson 3: HDR • 16-bit & 32-bit color space • Creating High Dynamic Range (HDR) files Lesson 4: Setting up a 2.5D Effect for Animated Photos • Correcting digital photographs in Photoshop • Correcting image distortion • Adding depth of field • Content-aware scaling • Content-aware fill • Healing tools • Stamp tools Lesson 5: Editing Video • Getting started • Creating a new video project • Animating text with keyframes • Creating effects • Adding transitions • Adding audio • Muting unwanted audio • Rendering video • Review questions • Review answers Lesson 6: Painting with the Mixer Brush • About the Mixer Brush • Getting started • Selecting brush settings • Mixing colors • Creating a custom brush preset • Mixing colors with a photograph Lesson 7: Working with 3D Images • Getting started • Creating a 3D shape from a layer • Manipulating 3D objects • Adding 3D objects • Merging 3D layers to share the same 3D space • Positioning objects in a scene • Applying materials to 3D objects • Lighting a 3D scene • Rendering a 3D scene Lesson 8: Preparing Files for the Web • Creating slices • Exporting HTML and images • Using the Zoomify feature Lesson 9: Vanishing Point • Setting up a Vanishing Point grid • Adding Planes to the Grid • Adjusting the angle of the grid • Export for After Effects Lesson 10: Animation • Understanding animation • Frame-based animation • Timeline-based animation • Animating a layer • Animating a layer style • Exporting your animation Lesson 11: Actions • Understanding Actions • Using Actions • Creating Actions • Batch Processing • Using Actions to create web galleries & PDF presentations • Using Actions to modify files for your video projects Lesson 12: Designing Graphics for Video • Aspect ratio- square vs. nonsquare pixels • Previewing video images in Photoshop • Broadcast legal colors (Vectorscope and Waveform Monitor) • Understanding interlaced / Progressive frames • Action safe & title safe guides • Photoshop in AfterEffect, Motion, Premiere, Final Cut and Avid • Creating DVD menus in Photoshop (for Encore)