Photoshop Training Course level: Beginner to Intermediate
Total Duration: 10 Hours
Certification: Certificate of Completion will be provided after completing the course

This course will offer hands-on practice to learn the complete and necessary skills to use Photoshop up to industry standards. It will give you an insight into some of the creative concepts and fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop and prepare you for a career in digital media and web graphics. This cloud version of Photoshop offers scalability for using other products by Abode for an interactive experience on the cloud.

Skills Required

Basic knowledge of working with Computers.

Course Dates, Prices & Enrolment

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  1. Photoshop & the Cloud
  2. Getting Started
    • Installing and starting Adobe Photoshop
    • Adjusting Photoshop's preferences
    • Applying colour settings
    • Keyboard Shortcuts
    • Getting to know the Work area
    • The Photoshop interface
  3. Working with Images
    • Working with bitmapped or digitized images
    • Importing images in Photoshop
  4. Using the tools
    • Selecting and using a tool from the Tools panel
    • Selecting and using a hidden tool
    • Setting tool properties
  5. Basic Photo Corrections
    • Resolution and Image Size
    • Cropping and Straightening
    • Adjusting colour and tone
    • Using the spot healing brush tool
    • Using content-aware fill
    • Repairing areas with the Clone Stamp tool
    • Applying content-aware patch
    • Sharpening an image
  6. Working with selections
    • Geometric Selections
    • Freehand Selections
    • Edge-based selections
    • Colour-based selections
    • Moving a selected area
    • Manipulating Selections
    • The magic wand tool
    • Softening the edges of a selection
    • Selecting with lasso tools
    • Selecting with the Magnetic Lasso tool
  7. Layer Basics
    • Using the Layers panel
    • About the background layer
    • Renaming and copying a layer
    • Viewing options for layers
    • Rearranging layers
    • Duplicating a Layer
  8. Layer blending modes
    • Applying a gradient to layer
    • Applying a layer style
    • Flattening and saving files
  9. Creating a logo for a website using vector methods
    • Using smart objects to create a logo
    • Applying a gradient to your logo
  10. Typographic design for your logo design
    • Exploring typographic design methods
    • Adding point type
    • Applying shadow
    • Creating type on a path
    • Warping point type
    • Working with type styles
    • Creating paragraph styles
    • Creating character styles
    • Adding vertical text
    • Accessing/Using font files in Photoshop for web project
    • Importing fonts into Photoshop
  11. Using Smart filters to create a web banner
    • Editing a smart filter
    • Recording and playing an action
    • Up-scaling a low-resolution image
    • Matching colour schemes across images
    • Stitching a panorama
    • Using the Adaptive Wide Angle filter
    • Adding a photo filter
  12. Preparing files for the web
    • Saving files for web
    • Creating web mock-ups with slices
    • Exporting HTML and images

Course Tutor

The course instructor is a web developer with a focus in front-end development, digital media design, and networking technologies. She is trained as a Cisco Certified Network Engineer and posseses knowledge in web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Actionscript, and the Adobe Suite pack.

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