Photoshop Introduction

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Explore our 6-hour Photoshop Introduction course perfect for beginners. Gain fundamental skills in digital image editing and Photoshop navigation. Learn basic photo editing, layers, masks, selection tools, retouching, text, filters, and exporting. No experience needed; just basic computer skills. Jo

  • Audience

    This course is suitable for individuals with little to no prior experience with Photoshop, providing a foundational understanding of digital image editing.

    Pe-requisites

    Participants should have basic computer skills and familiarity with file management

    Duration

    6 hours

    Delivery Method

    Face to face or Virtual
  • Course Objectives

    Upon completion of this one-day course, participants will attain fundamental proficiency in Adobe Photoshop. They will gain the skills necessary to navigate the software interface with
    confidence, execute basic photo edits effectively.

    Course Outline

    • Overview of Adobe Photoshop
      • Introduction to the Photoshop workspace and interface.
      • Understanding the essential tools and features.
    • Navigating the Photoshop Interface
      • Familiarisation with menus, panels, and tool options.
      • Learning efficient navigation shortcuts.
    • Image Fundamentals
      • Understanding image resolution, color modes, and file formats.
      • Basics of image size and quality.
    • Basic Photo Editing
      • Cropping and straightening images.
      • Adjusting brightness, contrast, and color balance.
    • Layers and Masks
      • Introduction to layers and their importance.
      • Utilising masks for non-destructive editing.
    • Selection Tools
      • Exploring various selection tools for precise edits.
      • Refining selections for accurate image manipulation.
    • Retouching and Healing Techniques
      • Removing blemishes and imperfections.
      • Using healing and cloning tools effectively.
    • Text and Typography
      • Adding and formatting text layers.
      • Exploring creative typography options.
    • Introduction to Filters and Effects
      • Applying artistic filters for creative effects.
      • Exploring the Filter Gallery.
    • Introduction to Adobe Camera Raw
      • Basics of processing raw images in Adobe Camera Raw.
      • Integrating Camera Raw adjustments into Photoshop.
    • Saving and Exporting
      • Understanding different file formats for saving.
      • Exporting images for various platforms.
    • Introduction to Basic Graphic Design
      • Creating simple graphics and designs.
      • Understanding design principles in Photoshop.
    • Overview of Creative Cloud Integration
      • Exploring Adobe Creative Cloud integration.
      • Collaborating and sharing projects through Creative Cloud.