Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is the premiere image editing software on the market today. A core knowledge of Photoshop is essential to many other tasks in the creative industry, including desktop publishing, video production, web design, graphic design, and many more. Featuring a wealth of new features and upgrades in its latest version, Creative Cloud, Photoshop will continue to be a key player in the field.

 

Cherry Blossom Training is proud to offer several different training classes on this powerful software. No matter your experience level with image editing, or your familiarity with Adobe products, we will get you up and running, ready to create great content when you're back at work. Contact us now to schedule a session onsite or online!

Introduction to

Adobe Photoshop

Advanced

Adobe Photoshop

Pre-Requisites: Knowledge of Windows/Mac OS, basic familiarity with Adobe software.

 

Intended Students: Individuals with no background in Photoshop or image editing that need to become familiar with its basic processes, terminology, workflows, and core components.

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

 

The typical curriculum for Introduction to Adobe Photoshop is:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Text: Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book

*The above outline is how a typical class will run. Since your success is our highest priority, the instructor may change topics and/or sequence according to the interests and experience of all participants.

Day One:

 

Introduction

•  Software Interface Overview

•  Interface Customization

•  Resources for Continued Learning

 

Basic Photo Corrections

•  Resizing & Resolution

•  Cropping & Straightening

•  Adjusting Color & Tone

•  Removing Unwanted Elements

•  Sharpening Images

 

Selections & Layers

•  Selection Tools

•  Manipulating selections

•  Working with Layers

•  Layer Styles

•  Adjustment Layers

Day Two:

 

Working with Digital Photographs

•  Raw Files & Adobe Camera Raw

•  Color Correction

•  Correcting Image Distortion

•  Adding Depth of Field

 

Working with Masks & Channels

•  Creating & Refining Masks

•  Puppet Warp

•  Color Channels - RGB/CMYK

 

Working with Text

•  Point & Paragraph Text

•  Vertical & Horizontal Text

•  Text on Paths

•  Type Styles

 

 

Day Three:

 

Painting and the Mixer Brush

•  Selecting and Setting Brush Settings

•  Mixing & Selecting Colors

•  Creating a Custom Brush Preset

 

Preparing Files for the Web

•  Exporting HTML and images

•  Using Zoomify

•  Common File Formats

 

Preparing Files for Print

•  Color Management

•  Proofing Images

•  Working with Printers

 

Q&A with Instructor

 

Advanced Adobe Photoshop

Pre-Requisites: Facility with image editing, prior experience on Adobe Photoshop.

 

Intended Students: Individuals with a professional background in image editing or those who have recently completed the Introduction to Photoshop course.

The typical curriculum for Advanced Adobe Photoshop is:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Text: Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book

*The above outline is how a typical class will run. Since your success is our highest priority, the instructor may change topics and/or sequence according to the interests and experience of all participants.

Day One:

 

Vector Drawing

•  Bitmaps vs. Vectors

•  Working with Paths

•  Creating and manipulating shapes

•  Importing a Smart Object

 

Advanced Compositing Topics

•  Arranging and working with layers

•  Using Smart Filters

•  Automating tasks

•  Advanced workflows (backgrounds, stitching, etc.)

 

Working with Video

•  Keyframing

•  Effects & Transitions

•  Working with Audio

•  Rendering Video

Day Two:

 

Working with Lightroom vs Camera Raw

•  Advantages of using Camera Raw/Adobe Bridge

•  Advantages of using Adobe Lightroom

•  Working in Adobe Lightroom

•  Sending files from Adobe Lightroom to Photoshop

 

Working with Vanishing Point

•  Setting up the Vanishing Point grid

•  Healing & Copying Using Perspective

•  Adding Objects Using Perspective

•  Saving for Use in Other Programs

 

Working with 3D

•  Creating 3D shapes from layers

•  Manipulating and combining 3D objects

•  Applying materials and lighting 3D scenes

•  Rendering a 3D scene

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