Practical Adobe® Photoshop® Basics


Practical Adobe® Photoshop® Basics


Lesson Info

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Class Description

Adobe® Photoshop® is a versatile tool that gives you incredible power, but it can be daunting in the beginning. Get your beginner’s guide to Adobe® Photoshop® from Khara Plicanic in Practical Adobe® Photoshop® Basics. This class will take you through the Adobe® Photoshop® program—starting at square one. You’ll master the workspace, conquer basic image edits, and dominate the art of making selections and will finally understand the layers panel, once and for all. Along the way, you’ll learn:

  • Simple image retouching
  • Making selections
  • Working with layers
  • Saving your work
  • Resizing images
  • Using layer masks
  • Brush tool basics
  • Adding and styling type
  • Building composites
  • and so much more!

Khara will show you how to complete everyday real-life client projects like holiday cards, save-the-dates, Facebook® banners, and instant albums. You’ll learn best practices for a basic workflow and how to save time with automation.

This class is a rock solid overview for people brand new to Adobe® Photoshop® basics, or those who first started on their own and are ready to learn a better way to get things done.