Adobe Photoshop CC Training Course (Fundamentals)

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This two day Adobe Photoshop CC training course covers all major Photoshop features including compositing images, making colour corrections to an image, understanding resolution, creating a montage, using Photoshop filters, working with layers and channels and preparing images for use in print and the web.

Course Description:

This two day course covers all major Photoshop features on the most current version of Photoshop Creative Cloud, including compositing images, making colour corrections to an image, understanding resolution, creating a montage, using Photoshop filters, working with layers and channels and preparing images for use in print and the web.

Included:

  • Course Manual
  • Training Media

Who Should Attend?

This course is suitable for people with no previous experience with Photoshop, or for those with very basic knowledge who want to improve their abilities.

What You Will Learn:

  • Exploring Photoshop
  • Painting and Retouching Images
  • Working with Layers
  • Typographic Design
  • Making and working with selections

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Certification

Certificate completion awarded once training complete.

Adobe Photoshop CC (Fundamentals) Course Outline

Lesson 1
Exploring Photoshop Introduction to the Photoshop environment. Customise the Photoshop Workspace with presets
Lesson 2
Working with image files Opening, closing and saving images. Creating new files. File formats and which ones to use
Lesson 3
Making and working with selections Marquee tools. Lasso tools. Quick Selection and Magic Wand tool. Options palette. Refine Edges Feature. Cropping an Image and Erasing with a Selection. Quick Mask. Saving a selection.Correcting, editing and enhancing selections
Lesson 4
Painting and Retouching Images Brushes and how to use them. Using the Analysis Tools. Retouch an image. Clone Stamp tools. Patching tools. Create a Gradient. Create a Pattern
Lesson 5
Enhancing an Image Using and learning the Filters. New Filters and Adjustments in Photoshop CC. Using Adjustments
Lesson 6
Working with Layers How layers work and things to be aware of. Create and Use Layers. Use and save Layer Styles. Work with Multiple Layers. Layer masks. Vector Layers and Search function
Lesson 7
Correcting Digital Photographs Special Filters and Adjustments to help with correcting. Getting around tricky problems with images
Lesson 8
Typographic Design The type tools and what you can do with them. Formatting your text. Things to be aware of.
Lesson 9
Adobe Bridge Overview of Adobe Bridge and what it can do

Adobe Photoshop CC Training Course (Intermediate)

You have familiarised yourself with the basic image editing tools of Adobe Photoshop. Now you need to explore more advanced features and improve your workflow. In this 2 day Adobe Photoshop CC course you will work with advanced image handling tools and features available in Adobe Photoshop.

Course Description:

You have familiarised yourself with the basic image editing tools of Adobe Photoshop, now you need to explore more advanced features and improve your workflow. In this two day course you will work with advanced image handling tools and features available in Adobe Photoshop. This course uses the latest Creative Cloud version of Photoshop and covers all that is new in that version, so is suitable as an overview of the changes in the CC version as well as being a course where you can learn many more things you can do with Photoshop if you are already using it.

Included:

  • Course Manual
  • Training Media

Who Should Attend?

This course is suitable for people with some experience of Photoshop who want to improve their knowledge and abilities.

Prerequisites

A comprehensive knowledge of Photoshop, preferably you have taken our Adobe Photoshop Fundamentals course.

Certification

Certificate completion awarded once training complete.

Adobe Photoshop CC (Intermediate) Course Outline

Lesson 1
Layers Duplicating layers. Vector Layers. Video Layers and animation. Preserve transparency and locking layers. Grouping. Adjustment layers and adjustment layer masks . Layer comps. Using layer auto alignment and blending . Using Layer search. Smart objects. Using Puppet Warp
Lesson 2
Content Aware functions Content Aware Fill , Scale, Move and Delete
Lesson 3
Painting modes and Layer Blend modes Painting with other modes
Lesson 4
Masks Clipping masks. Layer masks . Clipping paths to create selected areas . Using displacement maps with type to create special effects
Lesson 5
Shapes Using the Pen Tool. Working with and editing shapes . Creating and importing custom shapes, e.g. logos for re-use . Saving in shapes panel
Lesson 6
Montages and vignettes Creating realistic photo montages to include reflections on various surface types (eg metal, water etc) and custom shadows. Using the Masks panel for creating editable, feathered, density-controlled masks
Using, adjusting and creating textures
Lesson 7
Automation and Scripts in Photoshop and Bridge Lens blurs. Blurring with layers

Adobe Photoshop CC Training Course (Advanced)

This 2 day Advanced Photoshop CC training course lets you build on your existing skills and explore all of the more advanced techniques available when working with this increasingly powerful software package.

Course Description:

This two day course lets you build on your existing skills and explore all of the more advanced techniques available when working with this increasingly powerful software package. The course uses the latest Creative Cloud version of Photoshop and covers all that is new in that version, so is suitable as an overview of the changes in Photoshop CC as well as being a course where you can learn a lot more about using Photoshop if you are already pretty experienced with it. The Advanced course covers a great deal and should leave you feeling like an real pro.

Included:

  • Course Manual
  • Training Media

Who Should Attend?

This course is suitable for people with good Photoshop experience who want to gain extensive knowledge of the software.

Prerequisites

A comprehensive knowledge of Photoshop, preferably you have taken our Adobe Photoshop Intermediate course.

Certification

Certificate completion awarded once training complete.

Adobe Photoshop CC (Advanced) Course Outline

Lesson 1
Recap Recap and consolidation of material covered on the Photoshop Fundamentals and Intermediate courses to make sure there is nothing you have missed!
Lesson 2
Making Selections Improved selection and editing techniques, covering new and revised CC tools and functions
Lesson 3
Layers Duplicating layers .Vector Layers. Video Layers and animation. Preserve transparency and locking layers. Grouping . Adjustment layers and adjustment layer masks. Layer comps. Preserve transparency and locking layers. Using layer auto alignment and blending. Using Layer search. Smart objects. Detailed use of 3D layers including live 3D edit and texture editing (including new CC features such as the revised 3D workspace). Using Puppet Warp
Lesson 4
Content Aware tools and options Using Content Aware tools and options
Lesson 5
Painting modes and layer Blend modes Using and understanding blend modes. Painting with other modes. Working smarter with the brushes
Lesson 6
Masks Clipping masks. Alpha Channels. Layer masks . Clipping paths to create selected areas . Using displacement maps with type to create special effects
Lesson 7
Shapes Using the Pen Tool to select and paint. Working with and editing shapes . Creating and importing custom shapes, e.g. logos for re-use . Saving in shapes panel
Lesson 8
Montages and vignettes Creating realistic photo montages to include reflections on various surface types (eg metal, water etc) and custom shadows. Using the Masks panel for creating editable, feathered, density-controlled masks. Using, adjusting and creating textures
Lesson 9
Video Pixel types, anamorphic aspect ratios . Creating, importing, editing and outputting movies and animations with the revised Timeline panel. Video painting, cloning and text on multiple frames
Lesson 10
History Panel Reverting to snapshots . Using the history brush for effects
Lesson 11
Sharpening, blurring and resizing techniques Sharpening and blurring. Blurring with layers. Interpolation modes for size changes and cropping
Lesson 12
Automation and Scripts in Photoshop and Bridge PDF presentation. Actions. Automated Batch processing. Droplets . Photomerge . Web Gallery. SEO metatags and keywords.  Using Adobe Kuler for creating and sharing colour schemes.  Batch-processing several files
Lesson 13
Best practices File formats. Preferences. Faster and smarter techniques to use. Creative Cloud functionality and synchronising. Mobile devices

 

 

Comments (3)

    • dehtrain

      Weekend classes drop on 4,5 June 2016.
      Or you looking for weekday classes? Please feel free to call me at 010 220 6800 if you need explanation.

    • dehtrain

      Hai, you asking for May or June? Next will be 30th May.
      You like to join weekend classes?

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