Product Description

An Introduction to Photoshop CC course provides a thorough overview of the interface, the tools, the features, tricks, and tips for using Photoshop CC.

Duration: 2 days

Course Content:
  • What’s New in CC

    • New Cloud Connections
    • New Workflows
    • New Filters
    • New Exports
    • Updated Workflows
  • Understanding How Digital Images Work

    • Understanding RGB and CMYK color models (additive and Subtractive)
    • Image size Vs-Resolution – What’s the difference?
    • Pixel Aspect Ratio – Are all pixels square?
    • Bits per channel – What does that mean?
    • Alpha Channel – Why is this important to us?
  • Adobe Bridge

    • Working with Adobe Bridge
    • Workspace
    • Viewing and managing files
    • Running automated tasks
    • Metadata and keywords
    • Mini Bridge
  • Camera RAW

    • About camera raw files
    • Applying advanced color correction
    • Understanding Camera RAW
    • Processing Camera RAW files
    • Cropping, straightening and White Balancing
    • Exposure and advanced color correction
    • Open RAW as a Smart Object
    • Synchronize adjustments
    • Export as DNG
    • Open in Photoshop
  • Advanced Compositing

    • Arranging layers
    • Using Smart Filters
    • Painting a layer
    • Adding a background
    • Using the History Panel to undo tasks
    • Upscaling a low-resolution image
  • HDR

    • 16-bit & 32-bit color space
    • Creating High Dynamic Range (HDR) files
  • Correcting Images

    • Correcting digital photographs in Photoshop
    • Correcting image distortion
    • Adding depth of field
    • Auto-align layers
    • Content-aware scaling
    • Content-aware fill
  • Smart Objects

    • What is a Smart object
    • Copying vs-placing
    • What can I do with a Smart Object?
    • Convert to Smart Object
    • New Smart Object Via Copy
    • Editing the Smart object
    • Export Contents
    • Replace Contents
    • Stacking
    • Introduction to Smart Filters
    • Rasterizing
  • Vanishing Point

    • Setting up a Vanishing Point grid
    • Placing imported artwork
    • Healing in perspective
    • Copying in perspective
    • Adding artwork in perspective
    • Placing the side panel artwork using Vanishing Point
  • Adjustment Layers & Filters

    • Working with Adjustment Layers
    • Working with some Filters
    • The filter Gallery
    • Working with Smart Filters
    • Adding an adjustment layer
    • Working with layer comps
    • Modes for groups
    • Layer and Vector Masks for Groups
  • Layer Comps

    • Understanding Layer Comps
    • Using Layer Comps
    • Exporting Layer Comps
  • Actions & Scripts

    • Understanding Actions
    • Using Actions
    • Creating Actions
    • Batch Processing
    • Using the Bridge to create web galleries & PDF presentations
    • Using Scripts
    • Script Event Manager to use actions and scripts together
    • Exporting layered files to desktop publishing applications
  • Painting with the Mixer Brush

    • Selecting brush settings
    • Mixing colors
    • Creating a custom brush preset
    • Mixing colors with a photograph
  • Producing and Printing Consistent Color

    • About color management
    • CMYK, RGB & LAB
    • Preparing files for printing
    • Getting started
    • Performing a zoom test
    • Identifying out-of-gamut colors
    • Adjusting an image
    • Converting an image to CMYK
    • About color management
    • Specifying color-management settings
    • Proofing an image
    • Saving the image as a CMYK EPS file
    • Printing a CMYK image from Photoshop