Photoshop Advanced

Adobe Photoshop Advanced

Duration: 24 hours

Teaching Methodolody: Hands on

OVERVIEW

Participants who take this course will learn advance techniques that turns them into power users.

AUDIENCE

Photographers, web designers, architects, interior designers, decorators, graphic designers, artists, animators, TV graphic designers, art directors and anyone who is interested in editing images.

PREREQUISITES

Photoshop essentials course.

Photoshop Advanced 1
Photoshop Advanced 2
Photoshop Advanced 3
Photoshop Advanced 4

COURSE CONTENTS

01 - Advanced Layers

  • Layer Effects and Styles
  • Clipping Masks and Layer Groups
  • Smart Filter Layers
  • Working with Smart Objects
  • Puppet Warp
  • Perspective Warp

02 - Layer Masks

  • Layer mask recap
  • Layer mask shortcuts
  • Layer mask techniques
  • Refining masks

03 - Advanced Selections

  • Using the Refine Edge command
  • Saving Alpha Channels
  • Making a Channel mask

04 - The Camera Raw Plug in

  • Understanding the Camera Raw format
  • The importance of bit depth in image manipulation
  • Exposure adjustments
  • The Graduated filter and Adjustment Brush tools

05 - Advanced Retouching

  • Content Aware fill
  • Non-destructive retouching
  • Extending images
  • Cloning in perspective
  • Sharpening techniques
  • Lens correction
  • Liquify

06 - An in-depth look at Bridge Color Management

  • The need for colour management
  • Configuring default working color spaces
  • Choosing an image profile
  • Soft proofing

07 - Automated actions

  • Batch processing jpeg tiff and RAW files
  • Working with Actions
  • Running a batch command
  • Creating Contact Sheets
  • Using File > Scripts > Image Processor
  • Combining Multiple Images (Photomerge - Sequence - AutoAlign - Panorama View)

08 - Advanced Applications

  • Making Avatar
  • Swapping faces and Swapping Skin
  • Dream Scene Montage
  • Pop Art (Turn a photograph into artwork)
  • Out of Bounds Photo Effects
  • Applying a Label
  • Create a Collage
  • Making Text Photo