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47 Photoshop Projects for Aspiring Graphic Designers

Learn Essential Photoshop Skills & Edit Photos Like a Pro

By Parker Photographic | in Online Courses

This Photoshop course will teach you how to use Adobe Photoshop & graphic design by doing actual, practical, real-world graphic design projects. Learn the essentials of Photoshop — layers, layer masks, and adjustment layers, as well as the basic skills a graphic designer should know. Learn how to set your resolution for web and print graphic design projects, the difference between RGB and CMYK, how to create custom-sized documents, how to work with multiple files by arranging multiple files side-by-side, and more. By the end of this course, you'll have over 40 different graphic designs for your portfolio.

  • Access 54 lectures & 7 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn how to wrap text around shapes, put text inside shapes & much more
  • Learn how to properly align layers for precise, clean, professional design layouts Know how to create basic & custom shapes such as badges, banners, and more
Note: Software not included.

Instructor

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a professional photographer, teaching photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP. He has photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop (since 1991) and Lightroom (since 2007), helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web & mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: intermediate

System Requirements

  • Photoshop
  • Internet access required

Course Outline

  • Download Resource Files
    • Download Files
  • Photoshop Layers - What they are and how to use them
    • Layers 101 - 13:31
    • How to use adjustment layers in Photoshop and why - 11:49
  • Basics for Photoshop beginners and graphic designers
    • How to decide what to set your resolution in Photoshop - 9:25
    • How to choose between RGB and CMYK in Photoshop CC and which one should you use - 6:21
    • How to create a new, specific sized document in Photoshop CC - 4:22
    • How to create a new, specific sized document in Photoshop CC - 3:49
  • How to make your images better, in Photoshop!
    • Graphic Design Project 1: How to improve images with Exposure Adjustment Layer - 5:07
    • Graphic Design Project 2: How to make your images pop with Photoshop Levels - 10:22
    • Graphic Design Project 3: How to make your images pop with Photoshop Curves - 6:22
    • Graphic Design Project 4: How to change or adjust colors with the Photoshop - 6:31
    • Graphic Design Project 5: How to fix skin + remove color casts in Photoshop - 9:26
    • Graphic Design Project 6: How to properly convert color photos to B&W - 3:27
    • Graphic Design Project 7: How to apply creative color tints with Photoshop - 4:42
    • Graphic Design Project 8: How to create a creative cinematic effect in Photoshop - 5:21
    • Graphic Design Project 9: How to precisely control your edits in Photoshop - 7:26
  • How to create shapes in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 10: How to create shapes in Photoshop - 8:17
    • Graphic Design Project 11: How to create custom shapes: badges & banners - 7:32
  • How to add and use text in Adobe Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 12: How to add and use text - 8:24
    • Graphic Design Project 13: How to apply text to a path in Photoshop - 11:20
    • Graphic Design Project 14: How to wrap text around a shape in Photoshop - 10:35
    • Graphic Design Project 15: How to put text inside of a shape in Photoshop - 9:03
  • How to align layers with Adobe Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 16: How to align multiple layers in Photoshop - 14:17
    • Graphic Design Project 17: How to custom align layers with the Marquee Tool - 13:44
  • How to use Blending Modes with Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 18: How to add color accents using Blending Modes - 17:25
    • Graphic Design Project 19: How to quickly and easily remove a white background - 4:01
    • Graphic Design Project 20: How to add textures in Photoshop - 11:35
    • Graphic Design Project 21: How to change colors with Blending Modes - 5:02
  • How to add Layer Styles for creative effects in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 22: How to add Layer Styles to your layers in Photoshop - 13:56
    • Graphic Design Project 23: How to add a drop shadow to text and shapes - 11:34
    • Graphic Design Project 24: How to create a typography design for t-shirts - 9:34
  • How to Transform & Distort for creative effects in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 25: How to add an image to an angled monitor screen - 3:43
    • Graphic Design Project 26: How to apply a logo to a product - 11:27
    • Graphic Design Project 27: How to mockup a design onto a t-shirt - 6:23
  • How to use Filters in Photoshop for Creative Image Effects
    • Graphic Design Project 28: How to create a retro Halftone effect in Photoshop - 7:12
    • Graphic Design Project 29: How to create an Etcha-Sketch effect in Photoshop - 4:26
    • Graphic Design Project 30: How to add a realistic looking Lens Flare - 10:00
    • Graphic Design Project 31: How to create realistic motion blur in Photoshop - 6:49
  • How to crop your images for creative designs, in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 32: How to crop & straighten your photos in Photoshop - 10:42
    • Graphic Design Project 33: How to extend the background in Photoshop - 3:39
  • How to use Selection Tools for creative designs in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 34: How to select a subject in 1 click in Photoshop - 10:19
    • Graphic Design Project 35: How to remove objects in Photoshop - 11:03
    • Graphic Design Project 36: How to put "mountain" behind mountains in Photoshop - 3:56
    • Graphic Design Project 37: How to weave a subject between letters - 3:56
  • How to create popular visual effects with Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 38: How to create a retro Instagram look in Photoshop - 3:37
    • Graphic Design Project 39: How to create an anaglyph effect in Photoshop - 2:44
    • Graphic Design Project 40: How to create a 1970's vintage effect in Photoshop - 8:26
    • Graphic Design Project 41: How to create a miniature tilt-shift effect - 5:25
  • How to use brushes for creative graphic design projects in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 42: How to install & use brushes to create a watercolor - 12:00
    • Graphic Design Project 43: How to use brushes to create a retro ad in Photoshop - 15:03
  • How to create realistic shadows for depth, in Photoshop
    • Graphic Design Project 44: How to create depth with shadows, in Photoshop - 22:51
  • How to jumpstart your graphic design career by sharing your new Photoshop skills
    • Graphic Design Project 45: How to create YOUR logo - 4:07
    • Graphic Design Project 46: How to create YOUR business card... and why. - 8:51
    • Graphic Design Project 47: How & where to share your designs, for free, online - 7:25

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Illustrator Made Easy for Beginners

Practice & Master Adobe Illustrator

By Parker Photographic | in Online Courses

In this Adobe Illustrator training course, you will learn everything you need to know about using Illustrator and all the tools available. Plus, you'll be learning the same time-saving techniques the instructor uses for a fast and productive workflow. The course starts off with the basic foundations and proceeds to more advanced tools. You'll learn all the Illustrator basics from the pen tool, color management, creating vector shapes, up to typography and image trace. The course includes a worksheet for you to follow along with and practice what you learn.

  • Access 63 lectures & 6 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn to use all the tools within Illustrator CC
  • Be able to use Image Trace to turn your hand-drawn illustrations into vector
  • Know how to use the Pen tool in Illustrator
  • Stylize texts using Illustrator CC
Note: Software not included.

Instructor

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a professional photographer, teaching photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP. He has photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop (since 1991) and Lightroom (since 2007), helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web & mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: intermediate

System Requirements

  • PC or Mac
  • Adobe Illustrator CC

Course Outline

  • Getting Started
    • What Can you do with Illustrator - 1:56
    • How To Get Illustrator - 2:46
    • What to expect from this course - 4:34
  • Layers
    • Layers 101 - 9:12
    • Layer Panel Options - 5:33
  • the Basics + Getting Started
    • Illustrator vs Photoshop - 4:00
    • Preferences - 11:13
    • Illustrator Interface - 6:35
    • Illustrator Control Panel - 5:03
    • Workspaces - 7:00
  • Be More Productive!
    • Printing - 8:46
    • Working with Multiple Documents - 3:11
    • View and Navigation - 11:08
    • Grids and Guides - 12:50
    • Extra tips for guides and rulers - 4:03
    • Art Boards - 6:53
  • Color Management
    • End in Mind - 7:34
    • Colorsync Settings - 4:20
    • Global Colors - 5:07
    • Color Theme Inspiration - 4:42
    • Swatches Panel - 6:39
  • Image + Masks
    • Link and Embed Placed Images - 7:16
    • Links Panel - 3:47
    • Non Destructive Editing in Illustrator - 3:47
    • Basic Clipping Masks - 2:24
  • Selections
    • Selecting with Preferences - 4:26
    • Group and Direct Selection Tips - 5:00
    • Lasso Tool - 2:52
    • Selecting with the Magic Wand Tool - 4:38
    • Isolation Mode - 4:15
  • Create & Manipulate Objects
    • Basic Shapes - 8:53
    • Math - 1:48
    • Re-Size, Scale + Rotate - 7:11
    • Distort Tools - 8:29
    • Object + Stroke Fills - 8:59
    • Create + Modify Patterns - 6:03
    • Live Corners - 3:00
  • Anchors + Paths
    • Paths vs. Strokes - 10:21
    • Open vs. Closed Paths - 2:56
    • Join & Average - 4:23
    • Scissors + Knife Tools - 2:20
  • Creating Vector Shapes
    • Drawing Modes - 6:32
    • Pathfinder Tools - 7:35
    • Shape Builder Tool - 1:58
    • Symbol Sprayer - 6:07
    • Blob, Paintbrush and Pencil Tools - 8:28
  • the Pen Tool
    • Pen Tool 101 - 5:45
    • Create Simple Paths - 3:14
    • Anchor Points - 1:21
    • Gaining Control - Pen Options - 5:40
  • Effects & Appearance
    • Control Effects - 4:28
    • Appearance Panel - 3:38
  • Image Trace
    • Image Trace 101 - 5:25
    • Image Trace Options - 8:42
    • Live Paint - 11:11
    • Gap Detection - 4:06
  • Typography
    • Container and Point Type - 9:08
    • Custom Type Containers - 7:09
    • Straight and Curved Text - 4:39
    • Character and Paragraph Panels - 8:30
  • Output
    • Save an Illustrator Documents - 6:10
    • Save for the Web and More - 8:47
    • Direct Output to Print - 6:31

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CSS + HTML 101: Your First Web Development Project

Develop a Basic Foundation in HTML & CSS & Create an Actual Web Development Project

By Parker Photographic | in Online Courses

Learn all about HTML and CSS with this crash course for beginners. When you're finished with this course, you'll have completed your first web development project with a real web page to show for your work. You'll learn the basics of HTML, the best practices for HTML structure, the basics of CSS, and the best practices for CSS. You'll practice on using tags for headlines, paragraphs, and more, dividing your page into different sections, styling your page, adding text and image links, coding a link to open in a new tab, and much more.

  • Access 15 lectures & 2 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn the basics & best practices for HTML and CSS
  • Understand the foundations of both HTML & CSS
  • Complete your first web development project w/ a real web page using HTML & CSS

Instructor

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a professional photographer, teaching photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP. He has photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop (since 1991) and Lightroom (since 2007), helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web & mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: beginner

System Requirements

  • PC or Mac
  • Internet access required

Course Outline

  • Download Resources
    • Download files
  • HTML For Beginners
    • Text Editors - 7:51
    • Structure - 8:45
    • What is HTML - 2:25
    • Head Body - 12:37
    • Images Attributes - 6:39
    • Links - 5:41
    • Clean Comments - 11:47
  • CSS For Beginners
    • What is CSS - 4:50
    • Style Text - 15:48
    • Colors - 9:38
    • Classes-IDs - 11:22
    • Layouts Part 1 - 15:57
    • Layouts Part 2 - 3:17
    • Final - 6:45

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Photoshop for Busy Entrepreneurs

Promote Your Business by Creating Your Own Custom Graphics, Logos, Flyers, Brochures & More

By Parker Photographic | in Online Courses

This 9-hour course will teach you how to use Adobe Photoshop by doing actual, practical, real-world projects. In this Photoshop course, you'll find 27 Photoshop CC projects that you can use for your business plus 547 pre-made Photoshop templates to help you get started even faster. You'll even learn how to edit the pre-made Photoshop templates to customize them for your own use. In addition to the free Photoshop CC templates, you'll learn how to create your own custom graphics, logo, flyers, brochures, and more all in Photoshop

  • Access 55 lectures & 9 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn how to develop your brand Identity & how your brand is different from your logo
  • Get pro tips on creating your own logo in Photoshop, customizing 1 of the 92 included pre-made logo & additional tips about getting a logo
  • Use one of the 75 pre-made templates included or custom create your own
  • Start promoting your business w/ some custom made flyers
  • Create animated GIFs using Photoshop
  • Learn how to create infographics in Photoshop, plus additional pro resources
Note: Software not included.

Instructor

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a professional photographer, teaching photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP. He has photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop (since 1991) and Lightroom (since 2007), helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web & mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

System Requirements

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Internet access required

Course Outline

  • the Basics
    • Photoshop 101 - 8:11
    • Layers 101 + the Layers Panel - 8:15
    • Layer Styles - 2:33
    • Type Tool 101 - 9:03
    • Selection Tools - 8:33
    • Retouching Tools 101 - 8:47
  • Photoshop Design Project 1 - Develop Your Brand Identity
    • Branding Part 1 - 8:39
    • Branding Part 2 - 16:40
    • Guide + Tips - 25:16
  • Photoshop Design Project 2 - How To Create Your Logo + Templates
    • Three Options - 9:05
    • Pre-made Logos - 17:13
    • Step 1 - Custom Logo - 4:00
    • Step 2 - Custom Logo - 8:34
    • Step 3 - Custom Logo - 7:32
    • Step 4 - Custom Logo - 6:17
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 03 - How To Edit Your Photos Like a Pro
    • Part 1 - Retouch Like a Pro - 12:45
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 04 - How To Remove Anything In Photoshop
    • Part 2 - Remove Anything - 16:05
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 05 - Retouch Your Profile Photo
    • Part 3 - Profile Pic - 3:08
  • Photoshop Retouching Project 06 - How To Replace the Sky
    • Part 4 - Change Sky - 7:07
  • Photoshop Design Project 07 - How To Change the Color in an Image
    • Part 5 - How To Change Colors - 10:11
  • Photoshop Design Project 08 - How To Cut Out Your Product
    • Part 6 - Cut out Product_Edited - 2:45
  • Photoshop Design Project 09 - How to Create Your Business Card + Templates
    • How to Create Your Business Card - 20:35
    • Download & Customize the 75 Pre-made Business Cards - 4:27
  • Photoshop Design Project 10 - How to Create Your Stationary
    • Letterhead - 8:21
  • Photoshop Design Project 11 - How To Create a Thank You Card
    • How To Create Thank You Cards - 4:50
    • Thank You Card Intro - 2:55
  • Photoshop Design Project 12 - How To Create a Custom Flyer
    • Flyer - 30:56
  • Photoshop Design Project 13 - How To Create a Custom Brochure
    • Brochure - 23:39
  • Photoshop Design Project 14 - How To Convert Your Flyer and/or Brochure to PDF
    • Convert to PDF - 5:35
  • Photoshop Design Project 15 - How To Design a T-Shirt in Photoshop
    • T-Shirt - 14:14
  • Photoshop Design Project 16 - How To Create a Product Mockup
    • Product Mockup - 4:07
  • Photoshop Project 17 - How to Create a Custom Website Design in Photoshop
    • Download Resources
    • Anatomy of a Website - 3:22
    • Header Part 1 - 15:13
    • Header Part 2 - 6:36
    • Hero - 1:31
    • Body Part 1 - 7:22
    • Body Part 2 - 4:33
    • Body Part 3 - 8:19
    • Body Part 4 - 7:57
    • Body Part 5 - 7:15
    • Footer - 5:04
  • Photoshop Design Project 18 - How to Create Web Banners
    • Banners - 20:22
  • Photoshop Design Project 19 - How To Create Badges + Templates
    • Badges Part 1 - 3:57
    • Badges Part 2 - 20:20
  • Photoshop Design Project 20 - How To Create Web Ribbons
    • Ribbon - 22:09
  • Photoshop Project 21 - Animated GIFs for Web Marketing
    • Animated GIF - 8:27
  • Photoshop Design Project 22 - How to Make a Favicon
    • Favicon - 5:18
  • Photoshop Design Project 23 - How To Create Custom Photo Collages
    • Collages - 14:16
  • Photoshop Design Project 24 - How To Create an Infographic
    • Infographic Part 1 - 19:34
    • Infographic Part 2 - 4:17
  • Photoshop Project 25 - How to Create a Custom Facebook Timeline Cover
    • Templates - 6:41
    • Facebook Cover - 19:29
  • Photoshop Design Project 26 - How To Create a Custom Youtube Channel Cover
    • YT Channel Art - 12:03
  • Photoshop Design Project 27 - How To Create a Custom YouTube Thumbnail
    • 04 YT Thumbnail - 8:18

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7 Photoshop Web Design Projects

Create 7 Photoshop Web Designs from Scratch + 7 Photoshop Web Design Assignments

By Parker Photographic | in Online Courses

This Photoshop course will teach you Photoshop web design by actually doing it. The goal of this course is to teach you how to create web designs that provide a great user experience. In this 12-hour course, you will learn how to create great web designs that help your clients grow and connect with customers while growing your own design business. By the end of this course, you'll have completed all 7 web design projects and suggested assignments for your portfolio.

  • Access 94 lectures & 12 hours of content 24/7
  • Create web designs that provide a great UI/UX user experience
  • Learn what type of design styles to avoid & why
  • Understand why prioritizing typography w/ styles is important for making it easier to read content
  • Learn the 7 most popular types of web design styles
  • Design hover states so the developer knows how to code your vision
  • Create 7 web designs for your portfolio
Note: Software not included.

Instructor

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a professional photographer, teaching photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP. He has photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop (since 1991) and Lightroom (since 2007), helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web & mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

System Requirements

  • Photoshop

Course Outline

  • Photoshop Crash Course for Web Design
    • Layers 101 + the Layers Panel - 8:15
    • Aligning Layers - 12:55
    • Stack, Copy + Delete Layers - 4:07
    • Organizing Layers - 2:02
    • Layer Styles - 2:33
    • Type Tool 101 - 9:03
    • Shapes - 3:06
    • 5 Basic Tools - 6:17
    • Gradient Tool 101 - 5:11
    • Smart Objects - 3:09
    • History Panel - 3:04
    • Stamp Tool 101 - 12:09
    • Heal Tool - 15:08
    • Patch Tool - 11:14
    • Content Aware Tool - 4:06
  • Anatomy of a Website - for Web Designers
    • Header - 4:26
    • Navigation - 7:50
    • Hero - 11:00
    • Body - 2:48
    • Footer - 2:17
    • Sidebar - 2:15
  • Web Design Styles
    • My Thoughts on Design Styles - 9:35
    • 7 Design Styles - 19:14
    • Get Inspired - 8:48
  • Grid System
    • Grid System - 4:43
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 1 - Nike
    • Nike Briefing
    • Images
    • Image Touchups
    • Retouch like a pro
    • Header Part 1
    • Header Part 2 - 11:07
    • Mega Menu
    • Hero - 6:11
    • Body - 4:22
    • Footer
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 2 - Manhattan
    • Briefing of Project - 9:14
    • Logo - 5:36
    • Header - 2:53
    • Hero Part 1 - 28:12
    • Hero Part 2 - 3:06
    • Social Proof - 6:26
    • Body Part 2 - 3 Columns - 7:26
    • Body Part 3 - 16:58
    • Body Part 4 - FAQ - Part 1 - 10:20
    • Body Part 4 - FAQ - Part 2 - 5:39
    • Connect - 19:23
    • Footer - 4:13
    • Final Tweaks - 9:47
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 3 - Seaside
    • Briefing - 17:03
    • Logo - 2:31
    • Header - 9:07
    • Hero - 8:14
    • Body - Services - 15:09
    • Body - Samples Part 1 - 7:10
    • Body - Samples Part 2 - 11:51
    • Body - Samples Part 3 - 11:48
    • Body - Samples 4 - 11:08
    • Body - Contact - 12:09
    • Footer - 7:24
    • Tweaks - 10:31
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 4 - Real Estate
    • Briefing - 21:09
    • Retouch - 15:14
    • Header - 9:10
    • Hero - 11:09
    • Body - Services Part 1 - 11:24
    • Body - Services Part 2 - 6:56
    • Body - Services Part 3 - 4:12
    • Body - Landlord - 3:38
    • Listings - 14:12
    • Blog + Sidebar - 12:01
    • Footer - 7:21
    • Tweaks - 16:55
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 5 - Watkins Glen
    • Briefing - 7:06
    • Header + Hero - 7:11
    • Body - Things To Do Part 1 - 4:24
    • Body - Things To Do Part 2 - 10:56
    • Body - Info - 12:46
    • Footer - 2:56
    • Tweaks - 6:50
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 6 - Retro Gallery
    • Briefing - 6:20
    • Logo - 6:49
    • Header Part 1 - 12:56
    • Hero Part 1 - 6:14
    • Hero Part 2 - 4:40
    • Hero Part 3 - 18:15
    • Body Part 2 - 6:34
    • Body Part 1 - 6:02
    • Footer + Final Tweaks - 4:02
  • Photoshop Web Design Project 7 - Trek Mountain Bike Camp
    • Briefing - 7:17
    • Watercolor - 6:41
    • Header Hero - 8:39
    • Body Content - 10:55
    • Body Register - 4:24
    • Footer - 1:53

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Photoshop Made Easy

Master Photoshop & Create Stunning Photos Like a Pro

By Parker Photographic | in Online Courses

This 15-hour Photoshop course will give you basic knowledge of Photoshop and all the tools available at your disposal. You’ll learn all the essentials you need to know to streamline your workflow and be more productive. Know all the Photoshop tools available to help you fulfill your creative vision and learn faster by doing. This course includes working files so you can follow along and practice the techniques given. Practice the basics of Photoshop and master its tools.

  • Access 126 lectures & 15 hours of content 24/7
  • Have basic knowledge of Photoshop & all the tools available at your disposal
  • Get additional time-saving tips & techniques to get the most out of Photoshop
  • Learn to organize & streamline your workflow w/ Photoshop Adobe Bridge
  • Increase your productivity by learning how to make your own actions using Photoshop Actions
Note: Software not included.

Instructor

Chris Parker has 30 years of experience as a professional photographer, teaching photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and GIMP. He has photographed thousands of portrait sessions and 500+ weddings in the last 30 years. He's also a graphic designer and a lifelong user of Photoshop (since 1991) and Lightroom (since 2007), helping photographers achieve their creative vision since 2010

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web & mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: intermediate

System Requirements

  • Photoshop

Course Outline

  • Section 1 - Getting Started with Photoshop
    • Download Resources
    • Home Screen - 5:37
    • Create + Artboards - 8:26
    • Interface + Workspaces - 8:30
    • Save + File Types - 12:51
    • Bit Depth + Information - 4:25
    • Raster vs. Vector Images - 8:27
    • Photoshop + 2 Add-Ons - 5:32
  • Section 2 - Improve Productivity in Photoshop
    • Preference Settings - 20:09
    • Color Preferences - 3:48
    • Customizing Menus - 3:37
    • Keyboard Shortcuts - 14:37
    • Customize Your Interface + Save Workspaces - 6:28
    • Opening Images - 5:18
    • Working with Multiple Files - 2:14
    • Zoom + Hand Tools For Efficiency - 7:41
    • Creating an Action - 10:37
    • Run an Action - 11:53
    • Linked Smart Objects - 5:41
  • Section 3 - How To Use Adobe Bridge
    • Adobe Bridge 101 - 12:15
    • Preferences - 10:04
    • Adjusting Work Spaces - 3:09
    • Favorites + Collections - 7:30
    • Keywords, Ratings + Labels - 7:40
    • Search + Filter - 3:23
    • Metadata - 4:09
    • Dr. Brown Script2 - 11:12
    • My Personal Workflow - 6:20
  • Section 4 - How To Maximize Color in Photoshop
    • Monitor Calibration - 7:27
    • Colorsync Preferences - 3:51
    • User-Friendly Color Workspace - 3:19
    • Swatches + Color Panel - 8:19
    • Balance and Remove Color Casts - 12:21
    • Add Color Tints - 6:51
  • Section 5 - How To Use Photoshops Adobe Camera Raw Plugin - a.k.a, ACR
    • RAW vs JPG - 8:44
    • ACR Preferences - 9:57
    • ACR Interface - 21:04
    • Red Eye Tool - 2:28
    • White Balance - 6:46
    • the Basics - Adjusting the Tone or Dynamic Range - 16:19
    • Working with tone curves - 8:43
    • Sharpening + Detail - 13:00
    • HLS and Color Adjustments - 5:56
    • Split Toning - 4:43
    • Lens correction - 6:24
    • Lightroom Effects - 6:41
    • Camera Calibration - 3:50
    • Create Develop Preset - 3:37
    • Crop + Straighten - 4:13
    • Spot Removal - 10:22
    • Adjustment Brush - 6:37
    • Graduated Filters - 7:23
    • Targeted Adjustment Tool - 4:15
  • Section 6 - How To Use Photoshop Layers
    • Layers 101 + the Layers Panel - 8:15
    • 12 Types of Layers - 21:30
    • Aligning Layers - 12:55
    • Stack, Copy + Delete Layers - 4:07
    • Organizing Layers - 2:02
  • Section 7 - How To Use Photoshop Adjustment Layers
    • Adjustment Layers 101 - 6:30
    • Adjustment Layer Masks - 9:08
    • Adjustment Layer Masks with Gradients - 8:14
    • Link Layers - 3:53
    • Sharing Adjustments - 2:11
  • Section 8 - How To Crop, Straighten + Perspective in Photoshop
    • Crop - 8:36
    • Perspective - 4:34
    • Perspective Warp - 6:24
  • Section 9 - How to Convert Color Photos to B&W in Photoshop
    • Color to Grayscale 101 - 4:46
    • 3 Ways Not to Convert 2 - 3:53
    • BW Adjustments - 2:47
  • Section 10 - How to Edit With Precision in Photoshop
    • Dodge, Burn, Sponge 101 - 12:08
    • Dodge and Burn - 8:08
    • Sponge - 3:39
    • Dodge Burn with Blending Modes - 4:40
    • Dodge + Burn with Gradients - 5:54
  • Section 11 - How To Use the Tone Curve in Photoshop
    • Curves 101 - 5:58
    • Basic Color Correction with Curves - 4:14
  • Section 12 - How to Use Photoshop Levels
    • Levels 101 - 6:34
    • Working with Levels - 4:12
    • Adding Contrast with Levels - 2:34
  • Section 13 - How To Use the Photoshop Stamp Tool
    • Stamp Tool 101 - 12:09
    • Stamp Pattern Tool - 2:57
  • Section 14 - How To Retouch in Photoshop With the Healing Tools
    • Heal - 15:08
    • Patch Tool - 11:14
    • Content Aware - 4:06
    • Remove Red Eye - 3:15
  • Section 15 - How To Use the Selection Tools in Photoshop
    • Selections-101 - 3:44
    • Marquee - 9:35
    • Lasso Tools - 5:34
    • Magic Wand Tool - 7:39
    • Quick Mask Mode - 5:21
    • Select + Mask - 8:57
    • Content Aware Fill - 5:00
    • Change Color of Dress - 8:29
    • Color Range - 7:32
  • Section 16 - How To Use the Blending Modes in Photoshop
    • Blending Modes 101 - 8:41
    • Normal + Dissolve - 3:31
    • Darken Group - 4:57
    • Lighten Group - 4:23
    • Contrast - 2:38
    • Inversion + Component - 4:12
  • Section 16 - How to Use Filters in Photoshop
    • Smart Filters - 5:08
    • Filter Opacity + Blending Mode - 1:41
  • 17 - How To Use Photoshop Brushes
    • Brushes 101 - 14:56
    • Additional Brush Options + MoreAdditional Brush Options + More - 8:50
    • Custom Brushes - 3:40
    • Brush vs Pencil - 2:08
    • History Brush - 4:57
    • Color Replacement - 7:33
  • Section 18 - How to Output Your Files In Photoshop
    • File Formats - 9:44
    • Out of Gamut + Profiles - 4:50
  • Section 19 - How To Use the Eraser Tool in Photoshop
    • Eraser 101 - 5:50
    • Eraser Background - 14:14
    • Eraser + Assignment - 15:08
  • Section 20 - How To Use the Frame Tool in Photoshop
    • Frame Tool 101 - 5:05
    • Frame Tool Assignment - 13:00
  • Section 21 - How To Use the Vectors In Photoshop
    • Vector Paths - 14:09
    • Vector Shapes - 4:50
    • Editing Paths - 5:52
    • Advanced Vector Paths - 7:11
  • Section 22 - How To Use the Text Tool in Photoshop
    • Character + Paragraph Formatting - 5:48
    • Warped, Stylized + 3D - 4:44
  • Section 23 - How To Use Layer Styles in Photoshop
    • Layer Styles 101 - 5:50
    • Layer Styles 1-5 - 16:42
    • Layer Styles 6-10 - 5:48
  • Section 24 - Photoshop Updates
    • Upsampling - 3:17
    • Photoshop CC 2019 New Features - Top 10 - 43:01

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