Adobe Photoshop CS5 for Photographers

1 Day Course
Hands On
Official Adobe Curriculum
Code MT232

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Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online


Adobe Photoshop is the leading image editing software for film and digital photographers worldwide. This Adobe authorised course is designed for professional photographers who have a basic knowledge of Photoshop but who would like to explore image enhancing techniques in greater detail and make greater use of Photoshop’s creative potential. Particular attention will be paid to digital camera workflow, colour treatments, compositing techniques and the use of specialist filters.

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Processing Camera RAW files (6 topics)

  • RAW vs TIFF and JPEG images
  • Using the Camera RAW plug-in
  • Correcting exposure and white balance
  • Tone and contrast adjustments
  • Managing Camera RAW settings
  • Sidecar .xmp files

Local adjustments in Camera RAW (4 topics)

  • The Graduated Filter tool
  • Using the Adjustments brush
  • Removing Sensor marks
  • Noise reduction

Creating a digital workflow to improve productivity (6 topics)

  • Editing shoots using Adobe Bridge
  • Using Adobe Bridge stacks
  • Filtering images
  • Batch processing RAW files
  • Renaming and copying files
  • Adding Metadata

Image enhancements using tone and colour (4 topics)

  • Placing RAW files as Smart Objects
  • Adjustment layers
  • Editing Adjustment Layer Masks
  • Working with the Adjustments panel

Selection techniques (6 topics)

  • Creating and editing paths
  • Building selections from paths
  • Refining selection edges
  • QuickMask selections
  • Alpha channels
  • Content aware scaling

Enhancing images using different layer techniques (6 topics)

  • Compositing bracketed exposures using layers
  • Using the Auto Align and Auto Blend commands
  • Creating a panoramic projection
  • Using the Masks panel
  • Working with Layer Masks
  • Merging and flattening layers

Filter techniques (3 topics)

  • Smart filter layers
  • Blur effects
  • Controlling image sharpening

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