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ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 EXTENDED: ESSENTIALS E-LEARNING COURSE

08/01/2018 Turning point

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 EXTENDED: ESSENTIALS E-LEARNING COURSE

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ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 EXTENDED: ESSENTIALS E-LEARNING COURSE
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ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 EXTENDED: ESSENTIALS E-LEARNING COURSE

 

 

Careermap have teamed up with Turning Point to provide you with certificated, high quality e-learning programmes at exclusive student discounted prices:

Careermap student price £19*

*Price includes a certificate of completion to show an employer that is awarded on successfully finishing your cours

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 EXTENDED: ESSENTIALS

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended: Essentials is learning the way it needs to be; informative and engaging, with fast results. This series is ideal for the beginning user to learn the essentials of Photoshop, and to get up to speed on all of the major features of this powerful image editing software. It is also perfect for the intermediate user who needs to upgrade to this new version of Photoshop, or has skipped a version, and needs to learn the new features and interface enhancements of this latest iteration.

You’ll learn by following along with professional photographer, author, image editor and teacher, Amadou Diallo, who uses Photoshop everyday in his profession. His real-world lessons, professional techniques, and time-saving tips are presented in a clear, concise manner and they will give you all the foundational knowledge you need to get exceptional results from your Photoshop projects. By the end of this course you will have excellent beginner to intermediate skills using Photoshop CS5, which is amazing, considering how vast and powerful this software is.

Our time-tested training methods will have you comfortable using all of the key tools, palettes, and menu bars, as well as, the major features such as layers, selections, image editing, retouching, working with colorand swatches, type design, masks, and blend modes.

Once you are proficient in the foundations of Photoshop, Amadou will move on to more advanced topics and teach you how to work with vector shapes and paths, smart objects, using Adobe Bridge, the basics of Camera Raw, working with complex image layers, alpha channels, composting images, manipulating brushes, and finallyoutputting for print and the web.

When you complete this course, you will have the knowledge, confidence and skill to edit your images like a professional, and you will be ready to move on to mastering advanced techniques.

If you are already competent using Photoshop and need more in-depth training try ourAdobe Photoshop CS5 Advanced.

COURSE OUTLINE:

Chapter 1: THE BIG PICTURE (35 min)

Pixels & Resoultion
Color
Exploring the Interface
Choosing File Formats
Viewing & Navigating Images

Chapter 2: SETTING UP LIKE A PRO (22 min)

Setting User Preferences
Choosing Color Settings
Customizing the Workspace
Essential Keyboard Shortcuts
Using Rulers & Guides

Chapter 3: GLOBAL EDITING (31 min)

Understanding the Histogram & Levels
Learning the Curves Tool
Exploring Hue & Saturation
Cropping & Straightening
Adjusting Color Balance
Creating a Black & White Image

Chapter 4: MAKING SELECTIONS (21 min)

Manual Selection Tools
Using the Quick Selection Tool
Creating Color-Based Selections & Saving Selections

Chapter 5: NON-DESTRUCTIVE EDITING (21 min)

Using Adjustment Layers
Understanding Layer Masks
Creating Gradient Masks
Applying Layer Blend Modes
Snapshots & the History Brush

Chapter 6: THE FIXER-UPPER (26 min)

The Retouching Tools, including Content-Aware Fill
Removing Noise from an Image
Cloning with Perspective with the Vanishing Point Filter
Adjusting Perspective with the Lens Correction Filter
Content-Aware Scaling

Chapter 7: TYPE DESIGN (35 min)

Working with Type
Paragraph & Character Formatting Options
Typing on a Path
Applying Layer Styles to Type

Chapter 8: VECTORS, SHAPES & PATHS (22 min)

Vectors & the Shape Tools
Creating Paths
Saving & Loading Paths as Selections
Subtracting, Adding Intersecting, & Excluding

Chapter 9: SMART OBJECTS (16 min)

Vector Graphics as Smart Objects
Creating & Replacing Smart Objects
Creating Multiple Instances of a Smart Object
Smart Objects Deserve Smart Filters

Chapter 10: ADOBE BRIDGE (24 min)

Exploring the Workspace
Searching & Organizing Files
Leveraging Metadata
Outputting
Using Mini Bridge

Chapter 11: PHOTOSHOP CAMERA RAW (37 min)

Using the Basic Panel
Applying Selective Edits
Converting to Black & White
Repairing an Image

Chapter 12: IMAGE LAYERS & ALPHA CHANNELS (18 min)

Manipulating Image Layers
Mastering the Layers Panel
Creating Layer Groups & Comps

Chapter 13: COMPOSITING IMAGES (18 min)

Combining Images & Merging the Best Elements
Creating Panoramas
Auto-Aligning Layers
Refine Edges

Chapter 14: WORKING WITH BRUSHES (27 min)

Exploring the Brush Panel
Creating a Custom Brush
Changing Brush Dynamics
Painting with the Mixer Brush

Chapter 15: PRINT & WEB OUTPUT (18 min)

Sharpening Images with Smart Sharpen
Setting Up the Print Dialog Box
Saving for the Web
Credits

COURSE INCLUDES

EXPERT INSTRUCTOR-LED TRAINING
Finest instructors in the IT industry with a minimum of 15 years, real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their fields

VISUAL DEMONSTRATIONS & MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS
Instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor.

QUIZZES & EXAM SIMULATORS
Custom practice exams prepare you more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. Practice quizzes after each module ensures confidence on the topic before proceeding.

SOCIAL LEARNING & NETWORKING
World class Learning Management System (LMS) which allows you to interact and collaborate with other students, form study groups, engage in discussions, rate different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge.

FLASH CARDS & EDUCATIONAL GAMES
Every Students learns differently. That is why we provide Flash Cards and Education Games throughout our courses. Allowing students to train in ways that keep them engaged and focused.

NAVIGATION & CONTROLS
Self-paced training programs are designed in a modular fashion to allow the flexibility to work with expert level instruction any time 24/7.All courses are arranged in defined sections with navigation controls allowing you to control the pace of your training. This allows students to learn at their own pace around their schedule.

12 Months unlimited access
Each student will have 12 months unlimited access to allow you to have access to the training anytime 24/7.

CERTIFICATION & EXAMS:
This video based programme has an mini exam at the end of each module to check understanding and embed your new learning. A certificate is awarded on successful completion of the whole programme. This is often enough to demonstrate your new level of skill and learning and you can certainly add this to your CV. The official exams are not included in this discounted price but if you or your employer would like you to take the official exams then please contact your local accreditation center.

A certificate is awarded on successful completion of your course to show your employer. Official exams are not included but if your employer requires them then please contact your local accreditation centre.

HOW TO PURCHASE

To take advantage of this discounted offer please fill in the short ‘apply now’ form below and click the free ‘apply now’ button. This will take you directly to the discounted product of you’ve chosen on the Turning Point website for you to make your purchase.

You will receive your access codes within 1-2 working days for immediate access to your new e-learning programme.

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