Comprehensive Video Tutorials

Photoshop CS5 Extended Essentials Online Training

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  • Course
  • Online
  • Duration:
    Flexible
  • When:
    Flexible
  • Online campus
Description

You'll learn by following along with our professional photographer, author, image editor and teacher who uses Photoshop everyday in his profession. His real-world lessons, professional techniques, and time-saving tips are presented in a clear, concise manner and they will give you all the foundational knowledge you need to get exceptional results from your Photoshop projects.

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Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Design
Camera
Perspective
Image Editing
Photoshop
Graphics
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe
Painting
Image
Web
Photographer
Retouching

Course programme

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Essentials Training Course Introduction Description: Our Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended: Essentials online course is learning the way it needs to be; informative and engaging, with fast results. This series is ideal for the beginning user to learn the essentials of Photoshop, and to get up to speed on all of the major features of this powerful image editing software.

It is also perfect for the intermediate user who needs to upgrade to this new version of Photoshop, or has skipped a version, and needs to learn the new features and interface enhancements of this latest iteration.

You'll learn by following along with our professional photographer, author, image editor and teacher who uses Photoshop everyday in his profession. His real-world lessons, professional techniques, and time-saving tips are presented in a clear, concise manner and they will give you all the foundational knowledge you need to get exceptional results from your Photoshop projects.

By the end of this course you will have excellent beginner to intermediate skills using Photoshop CS5, which is amazing, considering how vast and powerful this software is.

Our time-tested training methods will have you comfortable using all of the key tools, palettes, and menu bars, as well as, the major features such as layers, selections, image editing, retouching, working with color and swatches, type design, masks, and blend modes.

Once you are proficient in the foundations of Photoshop, our expert will move on to more advanced topics and teach you how to work with vector shapes and paths, smart objects, using Adobe Bridge, the basics of Camera Raw, working with complex image layers, alpha channels, composting images, manipulating brushes, and finally outputting for print and the web.

When you complete this course, you will have the knowledge, confidence and skill to edit your images like a professional, and you will be ready to move on to mastering advanced techniques.

If you are already competent using Photoshop and need more in-depth training try our Adobe Photoshop CS5 Advanced


Course Details
  • Length of Subscription: 12 Months Online On-Demand Access
  • Running Time: 6.2 Hours
  • Platform: Windows and MAC OS
  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Project Files: Included

Learn anytime, anywhere, at home or on the go.

Stream your training via the internet, or download to your computer and supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.


Course Outline
Chapter 1: THE BIG PICTURE (35 min)
  1. Pixels and Resolution
  2. Color
  3. Exploring the Interface
  4. Choosing File Formats
  5. Viewing and Navigating Images
Chapter 2: SETTING UP LIKE A PRO (22 min)
  1. Setting User Preferences
  2. Choosing Color Settings
  3. Customizing the Workspace
  4. Essential Keyboard Shortcuts
  5. Using Rulers and Guides
Chapter 3: GLOBAL EDITING (31 min)
  1. Understanding the Histogram and Levels
  2. Learning the Curves Tool
  3. Exploring Hue and Saturation
  4. Cropping and Straightening
  5. Adjusting Color Balance
  6. Creating a Black and White Image
Chapter 4: MAKING SELECTIONS (21 min)
  1. Manual Selection Tools
  2. Using the Quick Selection Tool
  3. Creating Color-Based Selections and Saving Selections
Chapter 5: NON-DESTRUCTIVE EDITING (21 min)
  1. Using Adjustment Layers
  2. Understanding Layer Masks
  3. Creating Gradient Masks
  4. Applying Layer Blend Modes
  5. Snapshots and the History Brush
Chapter 6: THE FIXER-UPPER (26 min)
  1. The Retouching Tools, including Content-Aware Fill
  2. Removing Noise from an Image
  3. Cloning with Perspective with the Vanishing Point Filter
  4. Adjusting Perspective with the Lens Correction Filter
  5. Content-Aware Scaling
Chapter 7: TYPE DESIGN (35 min)
  1. Working with Type
  2. Paragraph and Character Formatting Options
  3. Typing on a Path
  4. Applying Layer Styles to Type
Chapter 8: VECTORS, SHAPES and PATHS (22 min)
  1. Vectors and the Shape Tools
  2. Creating Paths
  3. Saving and Loading Paths as Selections
  4. Subtracting, Adding Intersecting, and Excluding
Chapter 9: SMART OBJECTS (16 min)
  1. Vector Graphics as Smart Objects
  2. Creating and Replacing Smart Objects
  3. Creating Multiple Instances of a Smart Object
  4. Smart Objects Deserve Smart Filters
Chapter 10: ADOBE BRIDGE (24 min)
  1. Exploring the Workspace
  2. Searching and Organizing Files
  3. Leveraging Metadata
  4. Outputting
  5. Using Mini Bridge
Chapter 11: PHOTOSHOP CAMERA RAW (37 min)
  1. Using the Basic Panel
  2. Applying Selective Edits
  3. Converting to Black and White
  4. Repairing an Image
Chapter 12: IMAGE LAYERS and ALPHA CHANNELS (18 min)
  1. Manipulating Image Layers
  2. Mastering the Layers Panel
  3. Creating Layer Groups and Comps
Chapter 13: COMPOSITING IMAGES (18 min)
  1. Combining Images and Merging the Best Elements
  2. Creating Panoramas
  3. Auto-Aligning Layers
  4. Refine Edges
Chapter 14: WORKING WITH BRUSHES (27 min)
  1. Exploring the Brush Panel
  2. Creating a Custom Brush
  3. Changing Brush Dynamics
  4. Painting with the Mixer Brush
Chapter 15: PRINT and WEB OUTPUT (18 min)
  1. Sharpening Images with Smart Sharpen
  2. Setting Up the Print Dialog Box
  3. Saving for the Web
  4. Credits