Course Length: 6hrs (1 Day)
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Level 1 (Basic) focuses on some of the basic features of Photoshop so that the student can navigate the environment and use Photoshop tools to work with photographic images. In addition, the orientation to Adobe Bridge and organization of files in Bridge is covered. Although Photoshop is used by a variety of professionals, from photographers to designers to videographers, Photoshop Level 1 (Basic) will focus mainly on the photography component. The illustration and animation techniques are covered in subsequent levels of Photoshop.
In this course, you will navigate the Photoshop CS6 workspace, identify and use Photoshop tools to enhance photographic images, and organize files in Adobe Bridge. You will:
- Identify the basic components of the Photoshop workspace and Adobe Bridge.
- Define image size, resolution, and color modes.
- Work with selection tool and layers.
- Make image enhancements and adjustments.
- Open and modify an image in Camera Raw.
- Prepare images for print and web.
Target students include professional or amateur photographers who want to use the robust features of Photoshop to enhance, modify, and organize their photographs.
Section 1: Getting Started with Photoshop
Introduction to Photoshop
Adobe Bridge and Mini Bridge
Navigate the Photoshop Workspace
Customize the Photoshop Workspace
Section 2: Beginning with Image Basics
Manage Image Elements and Formats
Work with Digital Devices
Section 3: Managing Selections and Layers
Use Selection Tools
Section 4: Making Image Adjustments
Modify an Image
Section 5: Refining Images
Introduction to Camera Raw
Section 6: Saving Images for Web and Print
Save Images for the Web
Save Images for Print