Photoshop Print Production

Course Content (one day)

Lesson 1: Working Environment
• Improving Photoshop’s Performance
• Working with Views
• Column Sizes

Lesson 2: Color and Printing
• Color Theory/Models
• Viewing and Measuring Color
• Color Printing Technology
• Communicating with a Commercial Printer

Lesson 3: Calibration
• Monitor Calibration
• Monitor Setup
• Printing Inks Setup
• Grayscale Calibration
• Color Calibration

Lesson 4: Scanning
• Scanner Quality
• Scanning Technique

Lesson 5: Image Prep
• Dust & Scratches Filter
• Lab Mode

Lesson 6: Converting to CMYK
• Separation Setup
• Before Converting to CMYK
• Converting Images

Lesson 7: Tonal Correction
• Bad Practice
• Curve Based Corrections
• Local Corrections
• Topic title

Lesson 8: Image Quality
• vUnsharp Masking
• Trapping
• Banding
• MoirŽ Patterns

Lesson 9: Paths
• Converting Selections to Paths
• Saving and Loading Paths
• Editing Points of a Path
• Making a Selection from a Path
• Clipping Paths
• Selecting and Moving Entire Paths

Lesson 10: Duotones and Spot Colors
• Duotones
• Spot Color Images

Lesson 11: Separations & Composites
• Halftone Screen Settings
• Printing Test Proofs
• Printing the Separated Image

Lesson 12: Image Formats
• EPS
• TIFF
• JPEG
• Scitex CT
• PICT

 

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PhotoShop Web Production
PhotoShop Introduction
PhotoShop Advanced

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