Adobe Photoshop - Introduction

This introductory Photoshop course will enable you to make full use of the key image editing capabilities of the application. Through the day your Adobe certified instructor will introduce you to the most important Photoshop tools and explain the key concepts of non-destructive digital image editing. You will learn how to crop, resize and format images correctly for use in print, web and through social media channels. You will also learn how to apply text to images and how to perform subtle adjustments to colour and tone.

At the end of this course you will

Understand differences between image file types and when to use them

Understand the concepts of non-destructive image editing

Confidently work with multiple Photoshop layers

Re-size, crop and export images

Format and optimise images for web & social media use

Produce banner ads for web advertising

Create special effects using filters

Add text to your images

Perform substantial image corrections and enhancements

Getting started with Photoshop

The Photoshop interface

Customising Photoshop's preferences



Introducing Adobe Bridge

What is Adobe Bridge?

The Adobe Bridge interface

Working with images



Mini Bridge

Image basics

Creating a new document

Raster and vector images


Rotating and cropping images


The Marquee tools

The Lasso tools

The Quick Selection tools

Color Range

Refining a selection

Saving and loading selections

Introducing layers

Combining images using layers

Creating and managing layers

The Eraser tools

Transforming layers

Common adjustments

Taking Layers further

Layer Styles

Blending Modes

Working with Adjustment Layers

The Type Tool

Retouching tools

The Spot Healing Brush Tool

The Patch Tool

Content-Aware Fill

Content-Aware Move

Working with History

History basics

Configuring History

The History panel

The History Brush


The Filter Gallery

Gaussian Blur


Outputting from Photoshop

Colour modes

Exporting other file types

There are no prerequisites for this course

Program Details
Duration 2 Days
Capacity Max 12 Persons
Training Type Classroom / Virtual Classroom

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