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Cloning, Patching, and Content Aware

with Dave Cross

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  •   02 The Patch Tool in Photoshop


Class duration: 1h 25m

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About The Class

three indispensable photoshop tools.

Learn more about Photoshop’s three most indispensable tools in Cloning, Patching, and Content-Aware with Dave Cross.

In this class, you’ll explore and compare common retouching techniques. Dave will share important tips for getting the most out of the Cloning, Patching and Content-Aware tools. You’ll develop the skills to tackle nearly every retouching challenge that comes across your screen using just these tools.

Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CC 2014.2.2

Topics Covered

Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    The Clone Stamp Tool in Photoshop

  2. 02

    The Patch Tool in Photoshop

    Find out why the Patch Tool is so useful and how the Spot Healing brush speeds up retouching.

  3. 03

    Portrait Retouching in Photoshop

  4. 04

    Content Aware Move Tool in Photoshop

  5. 05

    Content Aware Extend Mode in Photoshop

  6. 06

    Content Aware Scale Tool in Photoshop

  7. 07

    Vanishing Point in Photoshop

  8. 08

    Healing Brush in Camera RAW in Photoshop


Meet Your Expert

Dave Cross

For 25 years, Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their Adobe software. Since 1987, Dave has taught Adobe Photoshop®, Adobe Illustrator® and Adobe InDesign® to thousands of users around the world. He has a Bachelor of ... read more

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  • user-a81eeb

    March 2015

    Great job! I'm a beginner at this and it was very simple to understand. Thanks!

  • sam


    June 2015

    This class is for beginners. I don't recommend this class for people with a lot of photoshop knowledge.

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