For students who are familiar with the basic features of Photoshop, this course will enable you to unleash the power of Photoshop and take your image editing skills to the next level by learning the advanced techniques of non-destructive editing. The skills covered can be used to create effects that make your image or graphics stand out. Learn to handle image challenges in Photoshop that professionals face utilizing tools including: Adjustment Layers, Layer Mask, Photoshop Camera RAW, Smart Objects as well as tools for photo restoration and portrait enhancement.
The instructional format provides room for exploration and discovery through lecture, demonstration, hands-on computer work and troubleshooting in a lab setting. By the end of this course, you will have gained the skills to work rapidly and efficiently in a professional environment. A final project provides the opportunity to create a piece worthy of inclusion in your digital portfolio.
- Apply non-destructive color and tonal changes using Adjustment Layers
- Create complex composite images using Layer Mask and Smart Object
- Process photos with Photoshop Camera RAW
- Utilize clone and heal techniques to restore old photos and enhance portraits
Skills Needed: Familiarity using basic features of Photoshop is required.