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Adobe Photoshop CC Advanced

Course length: 2 days (12 hours)

Overview: Adobe Photoshop is the de facto standard in the design industry. This class will take you beyond the basics to show more advanced concepts in Photoshop, including Smart Objects, advanced compositing, and properly outputting documents for the web and print.

Prerequisites: Photoshop Introduction Class or working knowledge in all topics covered in the Photoshop Introduction Class.

Note: Each participant will receive a USB flash drive to take their exercise files with them.

All Adobe classes are taught by Adobe Certified Instructors.

Class Fee: $749

Printable Class Outline Photoshop Advanced PDF


Class Outline

Day One

1 Advanced Compositing

  • Getting started
  • Arranging layers
  • Using Smart Filters
  • Painting a layer
  • Adding a background
  • Using the History Panel to undo tasks
  • Upscaling a low-resolution image
  • Review questions and answers

2 Painting With the Mixer Brush

  • About the Mixer Brush
  • Getting started
  • Selecting brush settings
  • Mixing colors
  • Creating a custom brush preset
  • Mixing colors with a photograph
  • Review questions and answers

3 Editing Video

  • Getting started
  • About the Timeline panel
  • Creating a new video project
  • Animating text with keyframes
  • Creating effects
  • Adding transitions
  • Adding audio
  • Muting unwanted audio
  • Rendering video
  • Review questions and answers

4 Working With Camera Raw

  • Getting started
  • About camera raw files
  • Processing files in Camera Raw
  • Applying advanced color correction
  • Review questions and answers

Day Two

5 Preparing Files for the Web

  • Getting started
  • Using layer groups to create button graphics
  • Automating a multistep task
  • Saving assets with Adobe Generator
  • Review questions and answers

6 Producing and Printing Consistent Color

  • 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
  • Review questions and answers

7 Printing 3d Files

  • Getting started
  • Understanding the 3D environment
  • Positioning 3D elements
  • Printing a 3D file
  • Review questions and answers

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If you would like to register for a course, call (619) 876-4224 ext 210 or you may register online.