Photoshop Introduction

Course Content (one day)

Lesson 1: Photoshop’s Environment
• Raster and Vector Graphics
• Optimizing Your System
• The Photoshop Window
• Tool Palette
• Navigating in Photoshop

Lesson 2: Manipulating Images
• Image Size and Resolution
• Cropping
• Selecting Parts of Images
• Manipulating Selections

Lesson 3: Image Modes
• Mode Characteristics
• Grayscale and Bitmap Modes
• Color Modes

Lesson 4: Selecting Colors
• The Color Palette
• The Color Picker
• The Info Palette
• Rearranging Palettes
• The Eyedropper Tool

Lesson 5: Painting in Color
• The Line Tool
• The Paintbrush Tool
• The Pencil Tool
• The Rubber Stamp Tool

Lesson 6: Layers
• Creating Layers
• Manipulating Layers
• Copying Layers Between Images
• Painting with Layers
• Managing Layers and File Size

Lesson 7: Adjusting Images
Brightness and Contrast
• The Variations Dialog Box

Lesson 8: Channels and Masks
• Using RGB Channels
• Creating a Mask
• Alpha Channels
• Compositing Images
• Image File Formats

 

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